Start A Petition


DISASTER IN BRAZIL: Tailings Dam Breach - 'the Assassination of Brazil's Fifth Largest River Basin'
Environment  (tags: environment, MINING INTERSTS, TOXIC SLUDGE, ecosystems, destruction, healthconditions, protection, healthconditions, world, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 1279 days ago -
Breached and overflowing dams have released a massive slug of toxic muds and tailings from iron mining into the country's fifth largest river system that provides drinking water for downstream cities, destroying ecosystems in rivers and vast areas of bi
TAKE ACTION NOW! Brazil - 10% of National Parks and Indigenous Lands Face Mining Threat
Environment  (tags: deforestation, mining intersts, Brazil, brazilian rainforest, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, environment, politics, pollution, protection, wildlife, world )

- 1656 days ago -
Legislation put forward by Brazil's re-elected President Dilma Rousseff would open up to 10% of protected areas to mining
TAKE ACTION NOW! OceanaGold Is Suing El Salvador for Protecting Its Water Against Toxic Mines
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, world, mining intersts, water pollution, El Salvador, OceanaGold, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 1715 days ago -
Most rivers in El Salvador are contaminated -- mining is likely to deplete the remaining water
ExxonMobil's New Guinea Nightmare
Environment  (tags: protection, destruction, environment, Exxonmobil, corproate greed, mining intersts, energy companies, disaster, endeforestation, ecosystems, world, politics, energy, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, green, government, nature )

- 1776 days ago -
How a US government loan enabled an environmentally destructive project plagued by lethal landslide, police repression and civil unrest
On the Front Lines of Wisconsin's Big-Money, Small-Town Iron Mine War
Environment  (tags: wetlands, devleopment, activism, mining intersts, habitatdestruction, environment, habitat, ecosystems, animals, humans, protection, politics, nature )

- 1807 days ago -
It's preserving wetlands versus new mining jobs from a corporate conglomerate in rural Wisconsin with local residents divided as to whether the benefits are worth the costs of this development.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Environment

Most Active Stories Today in Environment tagged with mining intersts

top story finders in Environment

1. Animae C 11 popular stories

2. Cher C 10 popular stories

3. Mary T 10 popular stories

4. Marianne R 9 popular stories

5. Jeri L 9 popular stories

6. Pat B 9 popular stories

7. Anne M 9 popular stories

8. Freya H 9 popular stories

9. Raleigh k 9 popular stories

10. Wanda S 8 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.