Biology News
Barrick Studies Impact of Chile's Pascua-Lama Closure Order - Bloomberg

“The closure of existing surface facilities in Chile is consistent with the company's plan to advance a pre-feasibility study for an underground mining operation at Pascua-Lama, which would address a number of community concerns by reducing the overall ...

Target: A biodiversity-friendly mining 'from cradle to grave' - Business Mirror

Business Mirror
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is eyeing to close the mining-policy gaps to make the highly extractive industry ecologically sound and biodiversity-friendly “from cradle to grave.” Director Theresa Mundita S. Lim of the DENR ...

Running out of sand: in numbers -
Dredging sand from the seabed is destroying local flora and fauna. Mining of ocean and beach sands is contributing to the erosion of beaches. In Indonesia, two dozen islands are believed to have disappeared due to sand mining. "Negative effects on the ...

Biodatabase Mining

Stittsville - Canada

Whitepaper on database mining in the Human Genome Initiative.

Mining Bees (Andrena sp.)
United States

Description and images of species found in European gardens.