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Environmental radioactivity studies in the proposed Lambapur and Peddagattu uranium mining areas of Andhra Pradesh, India

Mining the Herschel-Astrophysical Terahertz Large Area Survey: submillimetre-selected blazars in equatorial fields

Conservation and Access to Land for Mining in Protected Areas: The Conflict Over Mining in South Australia’s Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary

Radon in the environment and in dwellings in a uranium mining area in Eastern India: an overview

Data mining for cataclysmic variables in the Large Sky Area Multi-Object Fibre Spectroscopic Telescope archive

Radon concentration in drinking water and supplementary exposure in Băiţa-Ştei mining area, Bihor county (Romania)

The Diesel Exhaust in Miners Study: III. Interrelations between Respirable Elemental Carbon and Gaseous and Particulate Components of Diesel Exhaust derived from Area Sampling in Underground Non-metal Mining Facilities

A 4 year follow‐up analysis of genotoxic damage in birds of the Doñana area (south west Spain) in the wake of the 1998 mining waste spill

Na'ale (an Association for the Settlement of Employees of the Israeli Aircraft Industry in Samaria) v Supreme Planning Committee of the Judea and Samaria Area (The Sub-Committee for Mining and Quarrying) and ors, Original Petition to the High Court of Justice, Case No HCJ 9717/03, ILDC 70 (IL 2004), 14th June 2004, Supreme Court as Court of First Instance

 

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1 A type of strip mining that is practiced on relatively flat land, which involves cutting a trench through the overburden in order to expose the deposit of mineral or ore to be removed. The overburden is placed on un‐mined land adjacent to the cut, and the mineral or ore is then removed. A second cut is then made parallel to the first, the overburden from which is deposited in the first cut. This process is continued until the mineral or ore is all extracted. Also known as area strip mining.

2 Surface mining, on a large scale, in an area of level or gently rolling ground.

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