The draft scoping requirements for the Environment Effects Statements for the Fingerboards mine have been published. This not only covers impacts on the environment, but also addresses economic impacts; impacts on the community; cultural heritage, landscape and visual impacts and potential rehabilitation. If major areas of concern are not investigated now then the project could … More How to have your say on the content of the Environment Effects Statement – Submissions due October 6th
The Minister for Planning decides if a company needs to submit an Environmental Effects Statements for a mine proposal. These statements are supposed to cover off on all the possible impacts of the… Source: Environmental Effects Statements
Who foots the bill for open-cut mine rehabilitation_ _ The Saturday Paper There’s a new vogue in mine rehabilitation: sell the mine for nothing, and let someone else sort it out.