MEDIA RELEASE Thursday 14 August 2014 NGOs from Australia, Canada and India call for an international moratorium on deep seabed mining in light of the International Seabed Authority’s (ISA) issuing of 7 exploration licences for deep seabed mining in international waters.
Taranaki Daily News online 28 April, 2014 Laird Harper The fight over whether or not a ironsand mining development will be allowed in Taranaki waters has moved into the province this week. The landmark mining hearing, run by the Environmental Protection Authority, has been under way s
Iron sands mining hearing: a quick glance at the concerns The New Zealand Herald March 14, 2014 Jamie Morton Thousands of submissions have been made against a company’s application to mine an area of Taranaki seabed. Jamie Morton looked at who is worried about what. Fishi
Deep-sea mining projects land in hot water New Scientist Feb 19, 2014 Michael Slezak Deep-sea mining is floundering. The leading company in the race to mine the ocean floor has fallen out with its host government, while other projects have been delayed until the environmental e
via Papua New Guinea Mine Watch February 21, 2014 The Lutheran youths of Papua new guinea have come out congratulating Prime Minister Peter o’Neill and the government for its stand on experimental seabed mining in the country.
Seabed mining hearing in March The Taranaki Daily News Online Laird Harper Feb 24 2014 A landmark seabed mining hearing set down for next month could finally draw a line in the sand over the controversial practice. Trans Tasman Resources (TTR) will face off against thousands of