Coastal Care

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Day: April 24, 2012

Former Sand Mining Site Being Considered for up to 2000 Homes, New South Wales

Former Sand Mining Site Being Considered for up to 2000 Homes, New South Wales

The Kurnell sand dune system is estimated to be about 15,000 years old, and sand mining on the Kurnell peninsula has depleted the area of much of the sand that was originally there. A former mining site, is now considered for housing up to 2000 homes.. a disaster in waiting environmentalists said.

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Oil spilled in Russian Arctic

Oil spilled in Russian Arctic

An oil spill in the Russian Arctic at the Trebs field, affected an area of up to 8,000 square meters after workers tried to open an old well, causing oil to gush uncontrollably for 37 hours, spurting out up to 500 tonnes of oil per day.

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China, Iceland Announce Deal on Oil-Rich Arctic

China, Iceland Announce Deal on Oil-Rich Arctic

China and Iceland announced a deal on the oil-rich Arctic region Friday after Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao flew in to Reykjavik on the first stage of a four-nation European tour…

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Newspaper Editor Charged For Sand Mining

Newspaper Editor Charged For Sand Mining

A Grenadian Newspaper editor, who has used his newspaper to expose what he sees as corruption in Grenada, has been arrested and charged for illegally extracting sand from the beaches…

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