The Green Party wants to create New Zealand’s largest marine mammal sanctuary in order to stop extractive activities in the South Taranaki Bight
seabed mining Mining News
The pros and cons of extraction from the seabed.
Geologist says the deposits are better than on land.
Companies could apply for mining licences as soon as 2016 to extract gold, copper and more.
New industry could bring in as much as $60 billion for the country.