• Our Oceans Are Already Under too Much Pressure.

    SAY NO TO DEEP SEA MINING

    PROTECT OUR OCEANS.
  • Community Rights to Free Prior & Informed Consent.

    STOP EXPERIMENTAL SEABED MINING!

    PROTECT COMMUNITIES.
  • There Is Very Little Known About Deep Sea Ecosystems.

    STOP DEEP SEA MINING BEFORE IT GETS STARTED!

    PROTECT OUR MARINE LIFE.

The South Pacific Ocean is Currently the World’s Laboratory for the Experiment of Deep Sea Mining.

With over over 1.5 million square kilometres of ocean floor already under exploration leasehold the
world’s first licence to operate a deep sea mine has been granted in Papua New Guinea to Canadian company Nautilus Minerals.
There is a high level of uncertainty about the risks deep seabed mining poses to marine environments and communities.


VICTORY & CONGRATULATIONS! To Kiwis Against Seabed Mining

New Zealand EPA rejects second seabed mining bid
Thanks to the work of Kiwis Against Seabed Mining and their many volunteers the EPA in New Zealand has said no to both TTR's and Chatham Rock Phosphate's applications to seabed mine





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PNG government decision on Solwara mine betrays community concerns

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Close-up view on seabed mining hearings

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Deep sea mining for rare earth minerals

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New Zealand: Iron sands mining hearing, a quick glance at the concerns

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