New Law Limits ‘Bad Actors’ in Nevada Mining | Mining

Potential “bad actors” in the mining industry face an additional challenge in starting exploration or mining projects in Nevada, with Assembly Bill 148 becoming law after Nevada’s 81st legislative session . AB148 prohibits a business applying for a reclamation permit from receiving one if the business or anyone with a …

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County, Open Space District Seek To Protect Ridge From Mining | News

Santa Clara County and the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District on Thursday offered to join forces to protect part of the ridge summit in the Santa Cruz Mountains from mining. Known as Permanente Ridge, the top of the mountain is a buffer zone for the operations of the Lehigh Southwest …

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County, Open Space District Seek To Protect Ridge From Mining | New

Santa Clara County and the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District on Thursday offered to join forces to protect part of the ridge top in the Santa Cruz Mountains from mining. Known as Permanente Ridge, the top of the mountain is a buffer zone for the operations of the Lehigh Southwest …

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County and Open Space District Seek to Protect Ridge from Mining | News

Santa Clara County and the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District on Thursday offered to join forces to protect part of the Santa Cruz Mountains ridge from mining. Known as Permanente Ridge, the top of the mountain is a buffer for the operations of the Lehigh Southwest Cement Company. Lehigh wants …

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The preliminary study of the CK Gold project is nearing completion | Mining

ADELLA HARDING Mining Correspondent US Gold Corp. expects to complete a pre-feasibility study for its proposed gold and copper mine in Wyoming by mid-year, and the company is undertaking an exploration drilling campaign on its Maggie Creek property in Nevada. “The plan is to finalize the pre-feasibility study by the …

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Fiore acquires closed Illipah gold mine | Mining

VANCOUVER-Fiore Gold Ltd. announced that it had signed a letter of intent with Clover Nevada LLC to acquire 100% interest in the former Illipah Gold Mine in White Pine County, northeast of the Fiore Gold Rock Project , at the southern end of Carlin Trend. Fiore Gold produces gold at …

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Registration still open for attendees at Elko Mining Expo | Mining

ELKO – The Elko Mining Expo began to take shape on June 8 as vendors set up displays of mining equipment and filled tents in and around Elko’s convention and conference centers, and organizers remind attendees to register. The show action kicks off on June 10 when the exhibits are …

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HUESKER – Mining technology

HUESKER develops and manufactures geosynthetic textiles, as well as project-specific and highly technical solutions for the mining industry. The design of our solution is guided by collaborative consultation with end users to increase operator and equipment safety, as well as environmental sustainability. We also aim to reduce operating and capital …

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A closer look at mining in California

The Golden State: A Closer Look at California Mining California is known as the Golden State for its history of gold production in the 19th and 20th centuries, and the mining industry continues to build on its rich history to this day. With about $4.7 billion of non-combustible minerals produced …

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Beckley admits theft of $ 2.5 million in mining equipment | New

Eudell Dickerson, 46, of Beckley has pleaded guilty in federal court to charges related to five thefts of specialized mining equipment that took place in Indiana and Armstrong counties in Pennsylvania, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the western district of the state. As part of the guilty plea, …

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Mining company. needs a plan for landslide – Times News Online

Posted on April 20, 2021 at 1:03 p.m. The Department of Environmental Protection recently investigated two separate incidents at the Lehigh Anthracite Coal Mine in the Panther Valley. A rock slide in early March created a large crack visible in the mountain. And in November, two rocks from blasting at …

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Peabody unloads stalled QLD coal mine from meters away

MetRes, a joint venture (JV) between Stanmore Coal and M Resources, acquired the Millennium and Mavis Downs Coal Mine in Queensland from Peabody Energy. The mine is currently under care and maintenance and mining will resume from July 2021, reaching a production rate of one million tonnes per year. meter …

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New Mine Proposed in Elko County | Mining

ADELLA HARDING Elko Daily Correspondent ELKO – Gold Standard Ventures Corp. seeks federal approval for a new gold mine in Elko County. The Southern Railway Project is east of Route 278 and south of the Emigrant and Rain Mines. It would be an open pit mine about 15 miles south …

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Interact Analysis Predicts Slow Adoption of Transport Truck Electrification in Surface Mines

The electrical revolution seems to be well and truly underway in the mining space, with underground mines of all sizes planning, testing, or ordering various battery-powered electrical machines to help them decarbonize their operations. Still, Interact Analysis’s latest off-road vehicle market report indicated that the surface transition will take a …

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Barloworld Equipment Mining Launches Cat MD6200 Rotary Drill Rig

/ MEDIA STATEMENT / This content is not written by Creamer Media, but is a media statement provided. Barloworld Equipment (BWE) Mining, a heavy-duty machinery and services company, has extended its mining solutions offering with the introduction of the Caterpillar MD6200 rotary blasthole drill rig. “The MD6200 is a production …

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Featherston returns as editor of the Mining Quarterly | Mining

ELKO – The Elko Daily Free Press welcomes a former Mining Quarterly editor back to the publication. Suzanne Featherston returns to her position as editor. She covered mining in Nevada from 2017 to 2019 as she took readers underground, above ground and even to the International Varsity Mining Games in …

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20 Under 40: Sean Hovorka Commits to Future in Mining, Moffat County Community Amid Changes

Sean Hovorka. (Courtesy photo) Sean Hovorka may not have been born in Moffat County, but an understanding and appreciation for the region’s unique personality has made it a home he is truly dedicated to. Since arriving at the Trapper Mine in 2018, Hovorka has been involved in the community on …

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Bluestone Expands Production Plans with Cerro Blanco PEA Surface Mining

Posted by Daniel Gleeson on March 1, 2021 Bluestone Resources has presented a new surface mining plan for its Cerro Blanco project in southeast Guatemala, which effectively doubles production and triples potential returns to investors from the gold-silver asset. Cerro Blanco’s preliminary economic assessment, which comes just under 11 months …

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New best level for surface mining

Minecraft’s Caves and Cliffs update expands the depth of the world by 60 blocks, which means there’s a new level for players to mine for diamonds. Caves and Cliffs update brings major changes to Minecraft, including how players will mine valuable materials and minerals. One of the most significant changes …

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Mining company named in fatal accident | Mining

DAILY ELKO A gold mine in central Nevada was cited by the US Mine Safety and Health Administration following a fatal bulldozer crash in November. Round Mountain Gold Corp. did not conduct a screening of the High Walls area workplace in Smoky Valley Company operations in Nye County on Nov. …

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Surface mining will affect all communities here

By Lethbridge Herald on January 29, 2021. Shannon phillipsMP – West LethbridgeAs we looked towards 2020, many of us were looking towards 2021 with hope. It was hoped that the wide distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine would lead to a return to normal life – a time when we could …

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MBU Capital acquires Ben’s Creek carbon mine

Posted by Daniel Gleeson on January 27, 2021 MBU Capital says it has completed the acquisition of the Ben’s Creek carbon mine in West Virginia, US, and plans to extract the 22 Mt of estimated metallurgical coal reserves through mining at high wall. Located on approximately 4,047 ha in Wharncliffe, …

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BME establishes footprint in the United States for its blasting and explosives technologies

Posted by Paul Moore on January 26, 2021 With a successful joint venture in Canada, BME is now also established in the United States – offering its line of sought after explosives products, including electronic and non-electrical initiation systems and packaged explosives. “We are confident that BME’s proven, world-class technologies …

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Green mining market to reach $ 15.90 billion by now

Vancouver, British Columbia, January 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The global green mining market size was $ 9.05 billion in 2019 and is expected to reach $ 15.90 billion by 2027, at a 7.2% CAGR over the forecast period, according to current analysis from Emergen Research. The growing emphasis on …

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High-wall mining reaches new heights in India as Gainwell nears completion of third machine

Coal is still booming in India and high-wall miners are part of it to the point where one of the country’s leading Cat dealers, Gainwell, now manufactures these machines under license from Caterpillar more than four years after going out of business. I AM Editorial Director Paul Moore spoke with …

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SMD continues to clear in Nevada | Mining

ADELLA HARDING Quarterly Mining Correspondent Small Mine Development is engaged in outsourcing mining and underground mine development in Nevada, and SMD general manager Keith Jones said the company’s goal is “to bring them to fruition. underground projects. We have been doing this for a long time. SMD is now 38, …

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GA Mining Company blamed for death of new miner

The Mining Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has determined that the death of a minor who had only been at work for three days is directly attributable to his employer. At approximately 1:45 p.m. on July 24, 2020, Joshua Clapham, a 24-year-old miner with approximately three days of mining experience, …

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Round Mountain’s death involved a bulldozer | Mining

DAILY ELKO A preliminary report from the United States Mine Safety and Health Administration indicates that a 58-year-old man was operating a bulldozer when he was killed at the Round Mountain mine in November. MSHA wrote that Robert Larson was pushing blasted rock from a bench to a front loader, …

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OfflineTV member Michael Reeves automates surface mining in Minecraft with bots

OfflineTV member Michael Reeves used mods in Minecraft to automate strip mining for the OTV server. This allows him to accumulate resources without having to manually search for them underground. Surface mining is a popular strategy in Minecraft which allows players to find all the resources in an area by …

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Skycatch survey system sums up aerial intelligence

San Francisco-based startup Skycatch is the first company to deliver an end-to-end real-time kinematics (RTK) drone survey system. in 20 countries. “We have the technology to retrieve data and achieve high accuracy with drones,” Christian Sanz, founder and CEO of San Francisco-based Skycatch, told MINING.COM. “We spent much of the …

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Win a battle but not the war against surface mining

Catholic bishops in the Philippines have long struggled against surface mining – a surface method of extracting rock or minerals from an open pit, otherwise known as a “borrow” or careers “. Holes are drilled to check if rocks or soil contain minerals. If minerals such as gold or copper …

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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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Progress: Moose returns to Kentucky surface mining sites, and more

1. United States The moose returned to Kentucky, giving an economic boost to 16 counties in coal mining country. Elk were once common in the western part of the state, but development distanced many native game species in the 20th century. In eastern Kentucky, the process of removing mountain tops …

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New Star Wars Short Story Claims “Capitalist Surface Mining” and Nuclear Reactors Destroyed Captain Phasma’s Homeworld

A new Star Wars short story reveals that the destruction of Captain Phasma’s homeworld, Parnassus, was caused by “capitalist surface mining.” As first reported by Disney Star Wars Is Dumb, the recently released short story Black Spire: Return to a Shattered Planet by Delilah S. Dawson which was published in …

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[INFOGRAPHIC] 3 types of coal mining

The coal industry has faced many obstacles over the years and today it is no different. The industry continues to suffer from low prices and difficult market conditions, forcing many companies to downsize their operations and staff. However, the need for coal is still present. According to the National Mining …

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Bootu Creek Prepares for Resumption of Pit Mining

The Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) signed an amendment to the authorization that sets out the conditions for OM Holdings to resume part of the mining in the pit at Bootu Creek. Mining in the pit can resume under strict conditions in a staged approach and will exclude …

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Halbach & Braun – Mining technology

Complete mining and quarrying systems Our main strength is our mastery of the entire manufacturing process, from design to in-house production, including assembly, testing, commissioning and on-site after-sales support. We support our customers around the world with certified quality, skills, maximum reliability and the in-depth knowledge of our engineers and …

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NFS Leasing, Inc. Discovers New Opportunities With Mega Highwall Mining, With Funding Of $ 11.8 Million

BEVERLY, Massachusetts – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Mega Highwall Mining LLC. is a coal mining company founded in 2015. It operates both ADDCAR and Superior Highwall Mining Systems. Mega Highwall operates its machines on land that has previously been used as a mining site. Business automation can make coal mining less …

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“Open-air cultural exploitation”: the Irish react to the loss of the Bernard Shaw pub, to the removal of murals, to the toughening of street laws

Ireland’s cities are turning into faceless tourist traps devoid of any individualism. Rising rents and stagnant wages mean that people who have lived their entire lives in their hometowns are forced to either relocate or spend most of their wages to keep a roof over their heads. . Homelessness has …

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Surface mining could come to Grand Staircase-Escalante National monument

Under President Donald Trump, the United States experienced the largest reduction in nationally protected land in the country’s history. One of the administration’s casualties is the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, which will soon be open for surface mining and gas extraction, according to a Bureau of Land Management document released …

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Coal worker crushed by high wall mining machine

The United States Mining Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reports that a 38-year-old front loader operator with 10 years of mining experience was fatally injured when he was crushed between a metal support pole on a high-wall mining machine and a beam of mobile thrust. The accident happened on March …

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Death investigation: mine loader operator fatally run over

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) recently conducted an investigation into a fatal accident at the Blue Knob surface mine in Greenbrier County, West Virginia. On Thursday, March 7, a 38-year-old front-end loader operator, Adam P. DeBoard, was fatally crushed between a metal support post on a high-sided mining …

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Surface mining ends at Golden Sunlight mine near Whitehall

WHITEHALL – Since its inception in 1982, surface gold mining at the Golden Sunlight mine near Whitehall has come to an end. “Last week we had our last grinding cycle. We had a short grinding cycle yesterday just to do a little cleaning up, but by now the grinding is …

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New trailer for Age of Wonders: Planetfall reveals surface mining dwarves, the Dvar

Triumph Studios has released a new trailer showing another faction in their upcoming 4X sci-fi strategy game, Age of Wonders: Planetfall. The Dvar are a race of space dwarves who stranded on an inhospitable world when the Star Union collapsed. They quickly adapted and became a highly industrial race that …

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Surface mining proposed on part of Perry County state forest – news – the Columbus Dispatch

About seven years ago, Lauren Ketcham moved to a 12-acre farm in Perry County. The land, known as Down the Road Farm, is bordered by Perry State Forest. Ketcham, 38, spends much of his time growing vegetables and cutting fresh flowers for sale in markets in Licking, Fairfield and Perry …

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Surface mining is banned in Costa Rica ⋆ The Costa Rica News

Surface mining is an industry that creates very negative environmental, visual, human and cultural impacts. It is an industrial activity which is carried out by the elimination of large quantities of soil and subsoil which are treated mainly with toxic substances for our ecosystem, resulting in the affectation of flora …

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Loddon Shire to Decide Planning Request for Surface Mining Near Dunolly | Bendigo Advertiser

news, local news, Dunnolly, Open pit gold mine, GBM Gold A revival of surface gold mining near Dunolly is closer to reality after the state government’s mining regulator approved a license for GBM Gold. The company, which has partnered with Truelight Mining, plans to revive mining activity in the historic …

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Duterte in Philippines suggests surface mining ban will remain in place

The Philippine president has said he is considering extending the ban on new surface metal mines. He also ordered mining companies to carry out reforestation programs. The ban has been in effect since April of last year. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte continued his harsh speech on mining this week, suggesting …

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Private money to pay for surface mining study Trump administration shut down

The prestigious National Academy of Sciences is seeking private funding to carry out a study on the health effects of mountain-top coal mining after the Trump administration ordered scientific work to be halted. The panel of scientists assembled by the National Academies had been studying the health effects of surface …

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Duterte in the Philippines maintains surface mining ban amid political conflict

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has not lifted the ban on surface mining, his spokesman said on Monday, going against the position of a government panel and the Minister of the Environment seeking to reverse policy. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Rodrigo Duterte gestures during a press conference on …

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Dawson Complex, Queensland, Australia – Mining Technology

Loading coal using CAT 992 wheel loaders with dumpers from below. The highwall mining system ready to launch. The launcher weighs 350 t while the continuous miner weighs 70 t and the addcars weigh 12.6 t each. Credit: Anglo American. Holes are dug at regular intervals along the high wall, …

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Coal Auger Services – Mining Technology

The problem – the final excavation must be rehabilitated according to regulations and without further income. The Opportunity – The use of an auger provides cost-effective recovery of additional coal from exposed layers without increasing the liability for remediation and helps offset the high cost of final remediation. Auger mining …

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MSHA Reports Marigold 9 Security Breaches | Mining

ELKO – The Mines Safety and Health Administration announced on Tuesday that it had issued nine violations, including two findings of “unjustified failure”, at the Marigold mine. The MSHA conducted an impact inspection October 13-15 in Marigold, Humboldt County, about three miles south of Valmy. The surface gold mine is …

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Philippine Environment Minister Hopes for End of Surface Mining Ban

By Manolo Serapio Jr, Enrico Dela Cruz MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippine Minister of the Environment said he hoped the ban on surface mining would be lifted before the end of the year after a government panel recommended its removal on Tuesday . FILE PHOTO: Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu answers …

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Surface mining science: Trump administration halts mine health study

The Perry County Public Library in Hazard, Ky. Is located along Black Gold Boulevard, a name that recalls the coal-generated wealth of these hills. On a recent Tuesday evening, however, the library was the venue for a hearing on the total cost of mining that coal. A team from the …

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Trump administration halts mine health study

The Perry County Public Library in Hazard, Ky. Is located along Black Gold Boulevard, a name that recalls the coal-generated wealth of these hills. On a recent Tuesday evening, however, the library was the venue for a hearing on the total cost of mining that coal. A team from the …

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Trump administration halts open-pit mine health study in Appalachia

The Trump administration has put the brakes on a high-level scientific study into the health effects of people living near surface mines in central Appalachia, including eastern Kentucky, officials said Monday. . The National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine have confirmed that the Home Office has asked the science …

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West Virginia mining company lashes out at Kentucky regulators’ money

Miles of high-wall mining have yet to be reclaimed, state regulators say. Regulators have crossed a line, the lawyer for the justice companies said. The family of the new Republican governor – West Virginia billionaire Jim Justice lashes out at the personal assets of two of Kentucky’s top environmental regulators …

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Millennium Expansion Project – Mining Technology

Peabody Energy intends to increase coal production from the Millennium Mine by 3.6 Mtpa through the Millennium Expansion Project (MEP). Image courtesy of Peabody Energy. The expansion project will follow the current method of terrace mining by trucks and excavators implemented by Millennium. Image courtesy of Peabody Energy. NQ Group …

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Fifty Years Ago Surface Mining Talks Reverberated in Henderson County

Henderson County landowners reacted with concern in 1967 when coal companies began asking questions about surface mining on their lands. “A number of landowners have reported that they have recently been approached by individuals claiming to represent surface mining interests seeking to lease or purchase thousands of acres of land …

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Philippines ban surface mining as minister steps up crackdown

By Enrico Dela Cruz, Manolo Serapio Jr MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine Environment Secretary Regina Lopez on Thursday said she would ban surface mining in the country, stepping up the months-long crackdown on the industry she accuses of significant environmental damage. FILE PHOTO: A view of stocks of nickel ore at …

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Lawsuit protects Floridians, over 50,000 acres from phosphate strip mining

For immediate release, March 15, 2017 Contact: Jaclyn Lopez, (727) 490-9190, [email protected], Center for Biological DiversityDennis Mader, (863) 494-4687, [email protected], People for Protecting Peace RiverGlenn Compton, (941) 966-6256, [email protected], ManaSota-88Justin Bloom, (941) 275-2922, [email protected], Suncoast Waterkeeper Lawsuit protects Floridians, over 50,000 acres from phosphate strip mining ST. PETERSBURG, Florida– Four …

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Surface mining for the news | The time of Israel

More than a day after the release of the long-awaited and very damning report on the war in Gaza on Tuesday, the effects of the dazzling report continue to be felt in the Hebrew press on Thursday morning, encountering swirls of warnings still present that a new conflict might be …

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Time to get a grip on surface phosphate mining in Florida

Florida is starting to realize its huge phosphate mining problem. Phosphate mining has not only marked the face of Florida, but has created the perennial threat of contaminated water being released into the Florida aquifer, which provides drinking water to millions of people. At the end of last week, it …

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BRIEF-Caterpillar to explore strategic alternatives for certain mining products

Aug 18 (Reuters) – Caterpillar Inc * Caterpillar will explore strategic alternatives for certain mining products * The production of crawler drills will be discontinued and no new orders will be taken * Caterpillar Inc. announced that the company will also cease production of crawler drills in its resource industries …

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Will taxpayers be stuck with the clean-up bill for surface coal mining sites?

The question of how to pay for mine reclamation flies beneath the surface of the general public even though the question is, literally, above the ground and right in front of the major coal producing regions. The problem is the ‘self-sticking’ that ensures their surface mines are ‘salvaged’. Many small …

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Surface mining in Egypt’s thriving valley

PIEDMONT, Ohio – The Egypt Valley Wildlife Area is a tribute to what can happen once the land is cleared of its charcoal and restored to nature. The area, state-owned land in eastern Ohio, spans 18,011 acres of rolling hills, wetlands, and grasslands. There is 2,270-acre Piedmont Lake, popular with …

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Irwindale upholds decision to reopen Olive Pit mining quarry – Pasadena Star News

Despite a lawsuit brought by Baldwin Park to prevent further mining operations at a gravel pit that has been closed for more than 40 years, Irwindale City Attorney Fred Galante said Thursday the city is maintaining its approval of the project. United Rock Products, Inc. plans to build, salvage and …

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Baldwin Park sues Irwindale over Olive Pit mining quarry – Pasadena Star News

Irwindale officials will meet with the city attorney on Wednesday to deal with a complaint filed after council unanimously approved a plan to reopen the Olive Pit mining quarry. The lawsuit, filed by Irwindale’s neighbor Baldwin Park, alleges that the final environmental impact report certified by Irwindale in December is …

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Surface mining allowed in state wildlife preserve, says Ohio Supreme Court – News – The Columbus Dispatch

An Ohio Supreme Court ruling could pave the way for surface coal mining in many state parks, forests and wildlife areas. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources had argued that surface mining would “completely destroy” state land and was not permitted unless specifically authorized in the rights deeds. mines owned …

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British Columbia First Nation renews battle to prevent surface mining

Dozens of First Nations protesters block surface coal mine project in remote northwestern British Columbia Tahltan Central Council said about 30 gang members were protesting at Fortune Minerals’ Arctos Anthracite project campsite, located 330 kilometers northeast of Prince Rupert. The council said members fear the mine will impact more than …

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Surface mining | Oklahoma Impact State

Kevin Blackwood / Arbuckle-Karst Conservatory East Central University undergraduate Lindsey Thompson searches for artifacts in the Arbuckle-Simpson Aquifer. The Arbuckle-Simpson Aquifer in south-central Oklahoma is considered one of the most sensitive water resources in the state. It’s because no river or stream is flowing in the aquifer; They only come …

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Surface mining activist ‘Judy’ Bonds dies of cancer: The Two-Way: NPR

The “godmother” of the Appalachian Mountain Elimination Movement died of cancer at the age of 58. Julia “Judy” Bonds is credited with helping to make widespread surface mining in the mountains of West Virginia a national problem. The attention she has helped bring to the practice is also credited with …

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Old open pit mining pits pose deadly danger

PITTSBURG – It would be easy to think of the mounds and valleys that remain from years of mining in Southeast Kansas as a scar on the earth. But with years of hard work and nature reclaiming what belongs to it, many open pits have become recreational areas. But that …

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Avatar’s paradise planet for surface mining

It’s 150 years into the future, and the Homosapiens have successfully eradicated all of Earth’s native flora and fauna. But for some reason, the unnatural way of life of our great-grandchildren still demands that we import “unobtainium”, a mineral of unspecified application that is worth $ 20 million per kilogram. …

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