articles on the effects of mining on communities

Mining industry and sustainable development time for

Local communities particularly in deprived and poor regions want to share the wealth of mining and obtain from mining a positive effect in their liv Not every mine is a good example but some mining projects have been able to achieve positive agreements with the community and contribute to positive societal and environmental outcom...

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Illegal Mining Activities and Its Environment Effects

This is done without caring about the effects and dangers this may have on trees birds animals and even individuals in the various mining communiti...

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The impacts of artisanal gold mining on local livelihoods

Mar 26 2002 0183 32 42 Social structure of mining communities in NMFM 14 43 Mining techniques and procedures 16 44 Financing and revenue 19 45 Functioning of the market 20 46 Secondary activities 20 47 Environmental impacts of artisanal gold mining in the NMFM 26 5Conclusion 28 6 References 29 Appendices 32 1 CAPAM gold price scale 32...

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Effects of mining on reindeer/caribou populations and

This paper explores the effects of human disturbances associated with mine development in the Arctic on habitat and populations of reindeer/caribou both Rangifer tarandus and implications for reindeer husbandry and caribou hunting of indigenous Sami people in Sweden and First Nations in CanadaThrough three case studies we illustrate how Cree and Naskapi communities develop community...

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Appendix 2 Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

The key direct impact of mining on forest ecosystems is the removal of vegetation and canopy cover Indirect impacts include road-building and pipeline development which may result in habitat fragmentation and increased access to remote areas While larger intact forest ecosystems may withstand the impacts of mining and oil development...

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Mining and your Community Know your Environmental

faced with mining in their community Although mining companies promise jobs and development it is fairly unusual for a community that is affected by the mining to see these benefits One of the challenges communities face is a lack of information about their rights and the law that applies to mining Mining law and governance is complex...

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Evidence of the impacts of metal mining and the

Feb 21 2019 0183 32 Mining is also known to affect traditional practices of Indigenous peoples living in nearby communities and conflicts in land use are also often present as are other social impacts including those related to public health and human wellbeing eg 14 15 16 17...

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The Impact of Gold Mining on Local Farming Communities

Article 3 January 2013 The Impact of Gold Mining on Local Farming Communities in Ghana Emmanuel Yamoah Tenkorang University of Cape Coast Ghana eytenkorang yahoocouk Patrick Osei-Kufuor University of Cape Coast Ghana patokufuor_ddo yahoocouk Follow this and additional works at https //digitalcommonskennesawedu/jgi...

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Environmental Impacts of Mining A Study of Mining

weaknesses in the policies and their enforcement in the mining sector establishment of environmental oversight groups in mining communities and create environmental awareness campaigns and/or education in mining communiti Keywords Ghana Prestea gold mining environmental impacts community participation Cite This Article...

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Automation and remote mining s impact on communities

Social impact necessitates creating value beyond compliance for the local communiti In 2019 Deloitte South Africa released a paper entitled Value Beyond Compliance A new paradigm to create shared value for mines communities and government 2 The tenets of value beyond compliance can play a critical role in thinking through how the social value proposition to a community might change...

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Old Habits Die Hard Indigenous Land Rights and Mining in

The Impacts of Mining on Aboriginal Communities Some sacred sites within the Jabiluka and Ranger mineral leases such as the Boywek-Almundj Sacred Site Complex close to the proposed uranium mine have not been given protection by the mining company or by the government despite having been publicly identified by the traditional owners and...

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The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining galamsey towards

Abstract Mining has its benefits and effects especially on the people living in communities where minerals are found This paper tries to identify and assess the impacts and effects of illegal mining galamsey The main impacts identified are on economic...

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The impact of coal mining on the environment and community

The impact of coal mining on the environment and community quality of life a case study investigation of the impacts and conflicts associated with coal mining in the Mpumalanga Province South Africa Thesis University of Cape Town Faculty of Engineering the Built Environment Department of Chemical Engineering...

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Interview The Dangers of Opposing Mining in South Africa

Apr 16 2019 0183 32 Many have been attacked or threatened for raising concerns about the effects that mining especially coal mining has on the environment and health of their communiti...

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The Effects Of Mining To Communities The Good And The

May 10 2018 0183 32 Mining activities bring with it both positive and negative effects on its surrounding communiti For its positive impact miners employed by mining corporations now have a regular source of income Their families are now able to enjoy a higher standard of...

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Environmental Impacts of Mining A Study of Mining

Apr 01 2019 0183 32 Based on the literature review in Section 2 four key impacts are identified that may influence the perceptions of local communities Before the perceptions of mining impacts were disaggregated respondents were first asked whether and to what extent they felt that the benefits of mining outweigh the costs...

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Mines and Communities Home

We provide communities NGOs activists the media - and the general public - with information about many aspects of global mining and its impacts New articles are added regularly - please refer to latest headlines on the right of this page...

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Mining is bad for health a voyage of discovery SpringerLink

Jul 09 2019 0183 32 Mining continues to be a dangerous activity whether large-scale industrial mining or small-scale artisanal mining Not only are there accidents but exposure to dust and toxins along with stress from the working environment or managerial pressures give rise to a range of diseases that affect miners I look at mining and health from various personal perspectives that of the ordinary man...

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The impact of mining on agricultural land

But the impact a mine has on a farm or a community is so great that this cannot be overlooked either Rabie says the impact of mining on a farming community can be enormous...

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South Africa How Mining Damages Communities and the

Aug 27 2018 0183 32 Mining-affected communities across South Africa have said that mining needs to respect the customary rights of the people who have lived on the land for...

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Protecting Your Community Against Mining Companies and

Mining and other extractive industries are among the most destructive activities on the planet especially for indigenous and farming communiti The minerals metals fuel and timber that extractive industries seek are very profitable so resisting them requires hard workAlthough mining companies are powerful they are also vulnerable...

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The Environmental Impact of Mining Different Mining

Mar 04 2020 0183 32 Mining remains an essential and growing part of the modern industry By some estimates it makes up nearly 45 of the total global economy and mineral production continues to increase as demand for raw materials grows around the world However many mining techniques still in use can have serious impacts on both the mining site itself and the surrounding environment...

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9 Adverse Effects of Mining on

9 Adverse Effects of Mining on Environment Article shared by ADVERTISEMENTS Some of the major effects of mining on the environment are as follows Minerals are the natural resources which play an important role in the economic development of the country But the extraction and mining of these natural resources leads to some adverse effect on...

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Managing the cumulative impacts of coal mining on regional

Feb 20 2012 0183 32 The expansion and contraction of the coal mining industry in Australia has placed pressure on regional communities and environments and multiplied the extent magnitude and profile of cumulative impacts While some mining communities have benefited from the expansion of the coal industry through the creation of jobs and the investment in economies the compounding impacts of multiple mining...

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Statement from Affected Communities on Impact of Mining

Statement from Affected Communities on Impact of Mining on Obusai Ghana Published by MAC on 2005-08-26 The Third World Network-Africa conducted a research on the environmental and socio-economic impacts of mining AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mines on Obuasi and its satellite communiti...

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Mining And Its Impact On Local Communities

Aug 30 2018 0183 32 The mining industry impacts significantly on local communities economically socially and environmentally A social licence to operate should ensure these impacts are positive and clearly understood by the communiti With that in mind let s take a look at some of the ways in which mining activities can impact on local communiti...

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Chronic Illness Linked To Coal

Mar 27 2008 0183 32 Pollution from coal mining may have a negative impact on public health in mining communiti Residents of coal-mining communities have long complained of impaired health and researchers say...

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PDF The effects of sand mining on rural communities

Sep 27 2020 0183 32 The mining of sand resources from rivers and ex-mining areas in Selangor state is a common practice and may lead to destruction of public assets as well as impacts...

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