New Zealand’s new ocean sanctuary will be a No Go Area for mining

New Zealand’s new ocean sanctuary will be a No Go Area for mining

Originaly published by The Guardian. By Oliver Milman New Zealand will create one of the largest marine protected areas in the world, spanning an area of 620,000 sq km. The Kermadec ocean sanctuary will be one of the world’s most significant fully protected ecosystems, the prime minister of New Zealand,...

Sámi People and allies force Irish mining company out of their territory

Sámi People and allies force Irish mining company out of their territory

Original Sources: Snowchange Cooperative & Irish Independent Karelian Diamond Resources – KDR, an Irish mining company that was granted potentially illegal permission to start exploring for diamonds in Utsjoki, Finland is pulling out. Media reports emerging from Ireland confirm the company has begun the process of withdrawing its mining claim in the area....