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Call for permanent ban on seabed mining in Northern Territory

Chief Minister must rule out destructive open cut seabed mining in the Territory

Australian Marine Conservation Society

A coalition of groups, including the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS), Environment Centre NT and Protect Arnhem Land have called on Chief Minister Adam Giles to permanently ban seabed mining in the Northern Territory. 376 more words

Environmental Impact

Fears that a seabed mining 'marine industrial revolution' could wipe out habitats worldwide

Tom Bawden | The Independent

The world’s oceans are poised for a seabed mining frenzy amid a “marine industrial revolution” that threatens to destroy habitats and wipe out species, an expert has warned. 571 more words

Papua New Guinea

Foam Free Future

Foam Free Future is a student led-project created by the students at Maui Huliau, concerned about the environmental impact single use plastics is having on their island. 111 more words

Live Without Plastic

The Future is LILAC

Talk about housing cooperatives and some people think of hippy communes or the 70’s BBC comedy The Good Life with Tom and Barbara turning their garden into a farm complete with chickens and a goat. 993 more words

Energy Efficiency

Solomons gold mine up for sale

Radio New Zealand

Australian owner of Solomon’s gold mine, St Barbara says it has not ruled out third party sale of the project.

The owner of Solomon Islands closed Gold Ridge gold mine says it is still getting third party interest in buying the mine despite ongoing negotiations to transfer ownership to the Solomon Islands government. 570 more words

Environmental Impact

Seabed Mining: Long on Promises, Short on Delivery

‘leaving mining companies to their own regulation is not the way forward as anyone who has witnessed the degradation caused by Canada’s tar sands projects or China’s rare earth mining will acknowledge.’ 518 more words

Papua New Guinea