Your Search Returned 358 tagged news reports
On Nov. 21, the county commission held a public hearing to get an update on Lehigh Cement's compliance with a reclamation plan amendment approved last year. After about an hour of information and public comment, the commission voted to continue the
Sand mining companies have descended on LaSalle County for its stores of silica sand on the basis that it will create jobs and tax dollars. Residents are concerned about safety, tourism, the loss of farmland and the decline of property values.
Now, the state mining board wants Red Arrow Gold Corp. to repay the money, and it moved Wednesday to revoke the company's mining permit. Red Arrow owner Craig Liukko did not attend Wednesday's hearing in Denver, but in letters to regulators, he
Germain Lindo, Paul Rhone, Wayne McKane Albert Harvey, Dermot Davis and John Clarke were before the Spanish Town Resident Magistrate's Court after they were allegedly caught illegally mining a section of the Rio Cobre. When the matter was mentioned,
North Stradbroke Islanders want an inquiry into the racism and discrimination they say they've been subjected to over a mining deal. Proposed laws would extend Sibelco's sand mining lease for its Enterprise mine from 2019 to 2035, 10 years after
Alaska A British Columbian gold mine would pollute a major tributary of a Ketchikan fjord, threatening fishing stock and tourism, locals say. They allege the mine's s massive amounts of water requiring treatment, sludge, tailings, rock and processing
Awaaz Foundation has been working on raising awareness about illegal sand mining in Maharashtra for over a decade. "Sand mining has huge adverse effects on natural and human welfare. It affects water security, causes land erosion and affects every
Police looking into other motives including previous enmity owing to property dispute The family of the two brothers who were hacked to death near Mathur on Saturday had alleged that they had been persecuted by the sand mafia for more than two years.
22 New Delhi: "Can you enact a law which would be in conflict with central law?" This was National Green Tribunal's (NGT) poser to Madhya Pradesh government which said its minor mineral rules permit district environmental committees to grant
Members of the Fishermen United Front in Tuticorin welcomed Chief Minister J. Jayalalitha's announcement on Tuesday banning beach sand mining across Tamil Nadu...Subash Fernando, district secretary of the Front, said based on the submissions of the