Environmental Impacts Mining News

Scientists say miners should restore animal communities during site rehabilitation

Researchers say fauna tends to be under-recognized in assessments of restoration success.

British Columbia revises law that regulates the environmental assessment of major resource projects

The Canadian western province wants to provide a "clear and timely path for the approval of responsible resource projects."

Don’t avoid risk, manage it better

With Africa still low on the global mining risk rankings, explorers and developers being drawn back into the continent by the commodity price recovery would be wise to step carefully – on the strength of quality studies and plans informed by experienced local professionals.