Mining destroying land and wrecking locals’ health in Solomon Islands

Mining destroying land and wrecking locals' health in Solomon Islands. Picture: NEWSHUB

HONIARA, 03 APRIL 2019 (NEWSHUB) – Residents living near a UN world heritage site in the Solomon Islands say mining is destroying their island’s environment and heritage, but they feel powerless to prevent it. Oil from a grounded mining ship has spoiled beaches and reefs on Rennell Island, and some residents say their children have […]

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