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Contaminants which run off from farms and cities, produce dead-zones downstream, where few things can live. It's feared this year's dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico will be the biggest yet. Image by NOAA.
Monday, 4 July 2016
Open Pit Coal Mine Planned For Britain's Northumberland Coast
Plans to open a new mine have been criticised by local residents and
NGOs for contradicting government commitments to reduce greenhouse gas
emissions and phase out coal. Story here.
An open pit coal mine in New Zealand. Photo credit - Kai Point Coal Mine