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Ocean Resources - MarineBio.org
Metal compounds, gravels, sands and gas hydrates are also mined in the ocean. Mining of manganese nodules containing nickel, copper and cobalt began in the 1960’s and ... world's biggest industry ever — but poorly managed for the environment' » Oceanlink | Oceanmatters: Undersea Mining » WHOI : Oceanus : Ocean Resources » Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Columbia ...
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PISCES - Florida Everglades
Coral August 26, 2003 Florida Reefs Threatened by Telecommunications Cables August 25, 2003 U.S. Undersea Lab Is At Cutting Edge Of Marine Research August 22, 2003 Reef Scientists Warn of ... , 2002 Polluted Stormwater Could be Pumped into Everglades May 3, 2002 Army Corps Approves Limestone Mining in Everglades April 15, 2002 Emergency Restoration Underway in Florida's Dry Tortugas February 15 ...
www.flmnh.ufl.edu


Environment News Service News Index January 2006
Nature Attorneys General Oppose EPA Move to Narrow Toxics Reporting Ghana Journalists Condemn Gold Mining Campaign Aimed at Children Pollution Fears Surround Ossetian Zinc Factory Whale Found in ... s Storms Swamp Northern California U.S. Government Encourages Renewables on Outer Continental Shelf Undersea Recorders Locate Large Whales in Unexpected Places Spiralling Fuel Costs Anger Kabul Residents ...
www.ens-newswire.com


Scuba Diving - MarineBio.org
Royal Navy. 1865 (surface air, scuba). Frenchmen Benoit Rouquayrol and Auguste Denayrouse, a mining engineer and naval lieutenant, respectively, patent an apparatus for underwater breathing. It ... portion of the globe to human exploration. They offered the opportunity for extensive undersea investigation to enthusiastic scientists, engineers and sportsmen. Summer and fall 1943 (scuba). Cousteau ...
marinebio.org


National Energy Education Development Project
Nov 2005 Activities include activities about coal mining and crystal formation, and an article about carbon sequestration. Sept 2005 Activities include ... new in the petroleum and natural gas industry (seismic and visualization technology, drilling technology, undersea vehicle technology), career choices in the petroleum and natural gas industry, a listing ...
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Jean-Michel Cousteau, Ocean Futures Society Crew to Embark for "The Most Remote Islands on the Planet" in New Documentary - Press Releases
The 22-member crew, many of whom grew up watching the famed television specials The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau, will also include many veterans of Cousteau documentaries by Jean-Michel ... 1895 who saw riches in the guano deposits left by 10 million nesting seabirds. Guano mining operations, which devastated the land, were built on some of the islands to export fertilizer ...
oceanfutures.org


Friends of the Earth: Briefing: THE BAKUN HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT - MALAYSIA
Malaysian state-controlled companies and agencies like Tenaga Nasional, Malaysian Mining Corporation and the Employees Provident Fund as well as the Sarawak state government will ... means the project will rely on the transmission of electricity via long overland and undersea cables whose security and viability may be vulnerable and whose environmental impact is incalculable. ...
foe.co.uk


FoE Europe - Corporate Accountability
Reality however reveals a very different picture. Decades of irresponsible oil, mining and gas exploration have produced devastating effects in many developing countries. Gas flares in ... Caspian Sea and the North Sea have damaging impacts on biodiversity. For example, the undersea pipeline from Sakhalin Island to its offshore terminal is endangering the world's last ...
foeeurope.org


mining blog
Mining blog News articles on Mining Weekly Newsletter | | Other topics News articles on Mining Mongabay.com news articles on mining in blog format. Updated regularly. High mineral prices ... organization. Deep-sea mining threatens fragile marine ecosystems(5/17/2007) Undersea habitats supporting rare and potentially valuable organisms are at risk from seafloor mining scheduled to begin ...
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NGDC/MGG-Related External References
University geophysical institute (Norway) Norsk Polar Institute (Norway) Portugal Geological and Mining Institute (Portugal) Scotland Edinburgh University Department of Geology (Scotland) South Africa ... InterRidge (Germany) Marenet Marine Research Institutions and Documents Worldwide NATO SACLANT Undersea Research ODP Borehole Data ODP JANUS Database ODP Micropaleontological Reference Centers ...
www.ngdc.noaa.gov