Monthly Archives: October 2020

Filipino court upholds open-pit mining ban in Mindanao

A court upheld the ban on surface mining in the Philippine province of South Cotabato, home to the largest known untapped deposits of copper and gold in Southeast Asia. The move is the latest setback for Sagittarius Mines, Inc. (SMI), which holds the mining license, after the municipality where the …

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the benefits of surface mining discussed

By Lethbridge Herald on October 3, 2020. Tim kalinowski Lethbridge Herald [email protected] The Southern Alberta Council on Public Affairs welcomed Katie Morrison, director of conservation for the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society Southern Alberta (CPAWS), to its weekly live talk series on YouTube on Thursday. Morrison warned that the Kenney …

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