Posts Tagged ‘Biodiversity’

Talk on Mine Restoration on July 31, 2010

An estimated 500,000 mines dot the US landscape, most of them abandoned.  Indian statistics are equally bad, if you also include the quarries etc.  Symbols of our incessant hunger for consumption, these abandoned mines are not just an ugly eyesore but continue to pose significant hazard to communities around them:  physical hazards due to accidents […]