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abstract on impacts of mining on heritage sites

abstract on impacts of mining on heritage sites

Exploring the Impacts of Mining on Tourism Growth and ...

2017-8-10  Limited research has been conducted to understand mining impacts on protected environments and tourism sites. This paper will focus on the Mapungubwe World Heritage Site as a tourist attraction in Limpopo to shed light on how mining is impacting on the area and on tourism development and local sustainability.

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(PDF) Exploring the Impacts of Mining on Tourism Growth ...

The mining activities left so many environmental impacts on its ex-mining areas. Some of the abandoned open-cut mines often filled by groundwater or rainwater and turn into pit lakes.

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ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING

2014-10-8  and its effects on public health, agriculture and the environment. In addition, the legacy of mining has left thousands of sites in Africa contaminated by mining and associated mine dumps such as tailings and slag material. On the other hand, the number of studies focused on the impacts of mining and mineral processing

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Indigenous heritage and culture must be better protected ...

2020-10-9  1) Negotiations and agreements between Aboriginal groups and mining companies are often marred by a lack of transparency and a significant power imbalance. Without transparency, Aboriginal custodians of the land cannot see what benefits they were promised, or what environmental, social or heritage impacts were negotiated.

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Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

2021-6-28  The mining sector in Ghana consists of both small-scale and large-scale mining, each of which has varying environmental impacts. This paper provides an exposition on the environmental impacts of mining activities in Ghana. The paper mainly focused on the mining activities in Prestea in the western region of the country. The data

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ABSTRACT CULTURAL HERITAGE, HISTORIC

2016-3-29  ABSTRACT Title of Thesis: “IF WE OWN THE STORY, WE OWN THE PLACE”: CULTURAL HERITAGE, HISTORIC PRESERVATION, AND GENTRIFICATION ON U STREET Stephanie Barbara Frank, Master of Arts, 2005 Thesis Directed by: Mary Corbin Sies, Associate Professor Department of American Studies

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(PDF) Environmental and social impacts of mining and

2016-9-20  The mining industry impacts. directly on the macro-economy by improving. infrastructure, increasing employment, developing rural communities and enabling. new spin-offs and downstream businesses ...

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The environmental impact of abandoned metal mines in

2017-7-27  The Frank Mills mine was one of the richest lead silver mines in the Teign Valley of Devon during the 19 th century and due to past mining activity the area was affected with extensive soil damage, land contamination with heavy metals and visual impact. In 1920, the Lord of Exmouth requested the restoration and revegetation of mine

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The social, economic and environmental impacts of ...

Abstract. The study focuses on two World Heritage sites in KwaZulu-Natal (uKhahlambaDrakensberg Park and the Greater St Lucia Wetlands Park). It sets out to critically examine the social, economic and political aspects of natural heritage in the context of sustainability and contestation. ... The impacts, as outlined by the findings of the ...

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ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING

2014-10-8  and its effects on public health, agriculture and the environment. In addition, the legacy of mining has left thousands of sites in Africa contaminated by mining and associated mine dumps such as tailings and slag material. On the other hand, the number of studies focused on the impacts of mining and mineral processing

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Conceptualizing mining impacts, livelihoods and corporate ...

2013-5-12  Abstract. This paper provides a clearer conceptual exposition of the nature of social transformations around large-scale mining by theoretically delineating the place of corporate community development (CCD) initiatives in the transformations that mining brings to adjacent communities, and the livelihoods and developmental prospects of the affected peoples.

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Mining threats UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Canada ...

2016-9-15  Almost one-third of threats to Canadian World Heritage Sites in the past three decades have been the product of both mining and oil and gas operations, CBC reported quoting information from the ...

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ABSTRACT CULTURAL HERITAGE, HISTORIC

2016-3-29  ABSTRACT Title of Thesis: “IF WE OWN THE STORY, WE OWN THE PLACE”: CULTURAL HERITAGE, HISTORIC PRESERVATION, AND GENTRIFICATION ON U STREET Stephanie Barbara Frank, Master of Arts, 2005 Thesis Directed by: Mary Corbin Sies, Associate Professor Department of American Studies

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Impact of Stone Quarrying on the Environment and the ...

2012-9-28  effects. [3] for instance reports that mining has a number of common stages or activities, each of which has potentially-adverse impacts on the natural environment, society and cultural heritage, the health and safety of mine workers, and communities based in close proximity to operations. Further the operations in stone

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The social, economic and environmental impacts of ...

Abstract. The study focuses on two World Heritage sites in KwaZulu-Natal (uKhahlambaDrakensberg Park and the Greater St Lucia Wetlands Park). It sets out to critically examine the social, economic and political aspects of natural heritage in the context of sustainability and contestation. ... The impacts, as outlined by the findings of the ...

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Effects Of Mining on the Environment and Human Health

2021-8-26  Impacts of strip mining: Strip mining destroys landscapes, forests and wildlife habitats at the site of the mine when trees, plants, and topsoil are cleared from the mining area. This in turn leads to soil erosion and destruction of agricultural land. When rain

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The environmental impact of abandoned metal mines in

2017-7-27  The Frank Mills mine was one of the richest lead silver mines in the Teign Valley of Devon during the 19 th century and due to past mining activity the area was affected with extensive soil damage, land contamination with heavy metals and visual impact. In 1920, the Lord of Exmouth requested the restoration and revegetation of mine

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Environmental impacts of dredging on seagrasses: A

2006-12-1  Abstract. Main potential impacts on seagrasses from dredging and sand mining include physical removal and/or burial of vegetation and effects of increased turbidity and sedimentation. For seagrasses, the critical threshold for turbidity and sedimentation, as well as the duration that seagrasses can survive periods of high turbidity or excessive ...

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(PDF) Water Pollution Resulting From Mining Activity: An ...

2018-7-19  The environmental problems arising due to mining activities are natural land degradation, air and water pollution with heavy metals, organic and inorganic waste, negative impact on terrestrial and ...

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ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING

2014-10-8  and its effects on public health, agriculture and the environment. In addition, the legacy of mining has left thousands of sites in Africa contaminated by mining and associated mine dumps such as tailings and slag material. On the other hand, the number of studies focused on the impacts of mining and mineral processing

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ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF MINING - LTU

2014-12-12  Abstract ings of mine sites. Thus, questions concerning for example mineral reserve management and issues of a more global nature such as energy consumption and climate effects are not included. The report identifies research gaps judged as criti-cal for improved environmental impact assessment of mining. There is a need for more in-depth case

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Mining threats UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Canada ...

2016-9-15  Almost one-third of threats to Canadian World Heritage Sites in the past three decades have been the product of both mining and oil and gas operations, CBC reported quoting information from the ...

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Conceptualizing mining impacts, livelihoods and corporate ...

2013-5-12  Abstract. This paper provides a clearer conceptual exposition of the nature of social transformations around large-scale mining by theoretically delineating the place of corporate community development (CCD) initiatives in the transformations that mining brings to adjacent communities, and the livelihoods and developmental prospects of the affected peoples.

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Effects Of Mining on the Environment and Human Health

2021-8-26  Impacts of strip mining: Strip mining destroys landscapes, forests and wildlife habitats at the site of the mine when trees, plants, and topsoil are cleared from the mining area. This in turn leads to soil erosion and destruction of agricultural land. When rain

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Impact of Stone Quarrying on the Environment and the ...

2012-9-28  effects. [3] for instance reports that mining has a number of common stages or activities, each of which has potentially-adverse impacts on the natural environment, society and cultural heritage, the health and safety of mine workers, and communities based in close proximity to operations. Further the operations in stone

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Abstract: The Impacts of Cultural Heritage Tourism: A Case ...

2014-11-5  Cultural Heritage Tourism uses the remains of history which the traveler is interested. Cultural Heritage Tourism has positive and negative impact on social-cultural, physical and economic aspects of Indian Society. Ajanta Caves in India which is a world heritage site and caves of Buddhist affiliation have been carved in Deccan basalt.

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Mining and climate change: A review and framework for ...

2018-1-1  Abstract. In this paper, we demonstrate that climate change is critically important for the current and future status of mining activity and its impacts on surrounding communities and environments. We illustrate this through examples from Latin America, including a spatial analysis of the intersection between projected climate changes and ...

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The social, economic and environmental impacts of ...

The study focuses on two World Heritage sites in KwaZulu-Natal (uKhahlambaDrakensberg Park and the Greater St Lucia Wetlands Park). It sets out to critically examine the social, economic and political aspects of natural heritage in the context of sustainability and contestation.

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The environmental impact of abandoned metal mines in

2017-7-27  The Frank Mills mine was one of the richest lead silver mines in the Teign Valley of Devon during the 19 th century and due to past mining activity the area was affected with extensive soil damage, land contamination with heavy metals and visual impact. In 1920, the Lord of Exmouth requested the restoration and revegetation of mine

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