Assessing forest integrity and naturalness in relation to ...

I Introduction. Until recently, efforts at assessing and monitoring forests have focused on the amount (area) of forest remaining and/or its standing timber volume.

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Wetlands Protection and Restoration | US EPA

America's Wetlands. Wetlands are areas where water covers soil all or part of the time. Wetlands are important because they protect and improve water quality, provide fish and wildlife habitats, store floodwaters and maintain surface water flow during dry periods.

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Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Division | Ministry of ...

Introduction. Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is an important management tool for ensuring optimal use of natural resources for sustainable development.

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Emmer, Nolan add amendment to defund mining study | Duluth ...

The study was proposed earlier this year, along with a moratorium on mining near the BWCAW, a move that would stifle the proposed Twin Metals copper mine along the Kawishiwi River southeast of Ely.

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Pine Hill State Forest - NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation

Pine Hill State Forest totals 1,139 acres. The most common recreational uses of this area are hunting, hiking, horseback riding, and snowmobiling. In the 1930s, the Civilian Conservation Corps, or CCC, carried out various projects at Pine Hill State Forest. The CCC, established by the administration ...

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Proposed Exxaro mining at Mtunzini

HOW YOU CAN HELP. THE SOS CAMPAIGN SOS Mtunzini (Save Our Sands) is the joint campaign of the Mtunzini Residents Association (MRA) and the Mtunzini Conservancy to address the proposed sand dune mining to the North and the South of Mtunzini.

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National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) || Red Lodge ...

The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) is the nation's basic environmental law that applies to almost all actions taken by — or approved by — federal agencies.

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Google Earth Engine

Google Earth Engine has made it possible for the first time in history to rapidly and accurately process vast amounts of satellite imagery, identifying where and when tree cover change has occurred at high resolution.

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Environmental impact of mining - Wikipedia

The environmental impact of mining includes erosion in the environment, formation of sinkholes, loss of biodiversity, and contamination of soil, groundwater, and surface water by chemicals from mining processes.

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Public Mining Sites, Parks, Tours and Other Attractions ...

This is a list of areas open to the public where you can search for valuable minerals in the United States and elsewhere. Many of these locations are free of charge.

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Rain Forest and Amazon Facts and Information

Rain forests play an invaluable role in sustaining life, but every year, large portions of them are cut down for logging, mining, and cattle ranches.

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ForestTECH | The ForestTECH Community

ForestTECH Events has, since 2007, been Australasia's leading technology event for forest resource managers, remote sensing, GIS, mapping and inventory foresters.

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WOA! - Impacts and Carrying Capacity

The human impact on natural ecosystems has reached dangerous levels, even significantly altering the Earth's basic chemical cycles, says a new report, World Resources 2000-2001: People and Ecosystems, The Fraying Web of Life.

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Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining This appendix is meant to provide a brief review of the literature with regard to environmental and social impacts from mining, as well as key regulatory issues.

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Welcome to Forest Rights Act Website

Best Viewed in 1024 x768 Screen resolutions © All Rights reserved to, 2012 Website design and developed by Vasundhara, Odisha Supported by Concern ...

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Rainforest Facts

The beauty, majesty, and timelessness of a primary rainforest are indescribable. It is impossible to capture on film, to describe in words, or to explain to those who have never had the awe-inspiring experience of standing in the heart of a primary rainforest.

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Environment - Resources - Apple

Our newest disassembly robot, Daisy, is the most innovative and efficient way to reclaim more of the valuable materials stored in iPhone. Daisy can take apart up to 200 iPhone devices an hour, removing and sorting components, so we can recover materials that traditional recyclers can't — and at a higher quality.

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Final Environmental Impact Statement & Final Record of ...

A Proposed Mining Operation, Coronado National Forest, Pima County, Arizona. All documents are PDF format. Hard copies of the Final Environmental Impact Statement and final Record of Decision are available for review at all Coronado National Forest offices and selected public libraries - see Locations.

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Interactive Map | Global Forest Watch

Explore the status of forests worldwide by layering data to create custom maps of forest change, cover, and use.

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Environmental impact of the coal industry - Wikipedia

The environmental impact of the coal industry includes issues such as land use, waste management, water and air pollution, caused by the coal mining, processing and the use of its products.

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