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BC Local News
Steamed up at Port Alberni's Industrial Heritage Centrea hole into the ground until it struck oil. Well drillers were also used for w
Steamed up at Port Alberni's Industrial Heritage Centre
BC Local News / Posted 12 hours ago
a hole into the ground until it struck oil. Well drillers were also used for water well drilling as well as early natural resource extraction, he added. Two members of the IHS will take the 1947 McLean Hayes truck to Salem, OR to participate in... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Steamed up at Port Alberni's Industrial Heritage Centrea hole into the ground until it struck oil. Well drillers were also used for w
Steamed up at Port Alberni's Industrial Heritage Centre
Alberni Valley News / Posted 13 hours ago
a hole into the ground until it struck oil. Well drillers were also used for water well drilling as well as early natural resource extraction, he added. Two members of the IHS will take the 1947 McLean Hayes truck to Salem, OR to participate in... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Going There: The Future Of Water@stephmalin_soc, is an environmental and natural resource sociologist at Colora
Going There: The Future Of Water
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
@stephmalin_soc, is an environmental and natural resource sociologist at Colorado State University. She focuses on natural resource extraction, energy development, water and their relationships to global political economies. Luke Runyon,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Going There: The Future Of Water@stephmalin_soc, is an environmental and natural resource sociologist at Colora
Going There: The Future Of Water
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
@stephmalin_soc, is an environmental and natural resource sociologist at Colorado State University. She focuses on natural resource extraction, energy development, water and their relationships to global political economies. Luke Runyon,... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Impact of severance tax ruling is uncertainSlope: severance tax. It remains unclear how much money from the severance tax
Impact of severance tax ruling is uncertain
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Slope: severance tax. It remains unclear how much money from the severance tax, which is levied on mineral and natural resource extraction and production, will have to be repaid due to a Colorado Supreme Court ruling in late April. The ruling... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
County seeks public input for land use bylawas a condition or requirement unless there is an industrial or commercial use a
County seeks public input for land use bylaw
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 4 days ago
as a condition or requirement unless there is an industrial or commercial use adjacent to a residential district. Natural resource extraction now allows for a permit to be cancelled if conditions are not met prior to operation commencing. Solar... Read more
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CBC.ca
First Nations say they have the power to stop controversial pipeline expansionhas changed for First Nations and resources development. "First Nations are wi
First Nations say they have the power to stop controversial pipeline expansion
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
has changed for First Nations and resources development. "First Nations are winning 97 per cent of our court cases around resource extraction. That's 170 legal cases in the last couple years. That's a lot of veto power right there." The most... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Board gives Trans Mountain pipeline conditional OKproject regardless of the federal cabinet's decision. He said dozens of legal v
Board gives Trans Mountain pipeline conditional OK
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
project regardless of the federal cabinet's decision. He said dozens of legal victories have been won by First Nations on resource extraction. "I totally have 100-per-cent faith that we will continue to have veto power over projects like... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Protect Owyhee from those who would take it for grantedwe may hear cries of "they are locking up our land!" from those who get special
Protect Owyhee from those who would take it for granted
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
we may hear cries of "they are locking up our land!" from those who get special taxpayer subsidized benefits from resource extraction, President Obama can protect the unique Owyhee for all current and future Americans with the permanent... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
McAbee Fossil Beds show start of the modern worldfar afield, and would create spin-offs for other events. And it’s completely su
McAbee Fossil Beds show start of the modern world
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 7 days ago
far afield, and would create spin-offs for other events. And it’s completely sustainable. It’s not based around natural resource extraction, and isn’t dependent on outside forces. It’s a significant contributor to world culture and knowledge,... Read more
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The Space Review
Effects of changing economics on space architecture and engineeringnew space industries currently being developed include commercial remote sensin
Effects of changing economics on space architecture and engineering
The Space Review / Posted 8 days ago
new space industries currently being developed include commercial remote sensing, advanced telecommunications, space resource extraction, and commercial space stations. Of these, only commercial remote sensing and advanced telecommunications... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Watch Foreign Companies On Tax Evasion - Oxfameffect. Kenyatta added that his own country shows the value of diversity. Keny
Watch Foreign Companies On Tax Evasion - Oxfam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
effect. Kenyatta added that his own country shows the value of diversity. Kenya is not heavily reliant on mineral resource extraction, with agriculture, tourism and financial services making significant contributions to growth. Kenya's... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Target shooting under scrutiny at Tahuya State Forestgreater demand for outdoor recreation opportunities. No longer used primarily f
Target shooting under scrutiny at Tahuya State Forest
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 12 days ago
greater demand for outdoor recreation opportunities. No longer used primarily for state-managed timber harvests and other resource extraction, these forests are fast becoming playgrounds for people who live in nearby urban and suburban... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Heavy treadingany practical sense, and many never will be. It's an old, old story: someone g
Heavy treading
Missoula Independent / Posted 13 days ago
any practical sense, and many never will be. It's an old, old story: someone gets the gold, someone else gets the shaft. Resource extraction in Montana and the rest of the American West was a relatively short con, and restoration—much of which... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Unprecedented 'red tide' crisis deepens in Chile's fishing-rich waterstoxic samples have been taken in the region of Los Ríos, which obliges us … to
Unprecedented 'red tide' crisis deepens in Chile's fishing-rich waters
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
toxic samples have been taken in the region of Los Ríos, which obliges us … to close areas of the region to resource extraction.” A fisherman inspects shellfish where the government has declared an emergency zone as it deals with... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
CRD resolutions meet with success at NCLGA Conference and AGMprovincial legislation requires consultation with potentially affected First Na
CRD resolutions meet with success at NCLGA Conference and AGM
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
provincial legislation requires consultation with potentially affected First Nations as part of the permitting process for resource extraction and other industrial projects. However, there is no such requirement for adjacent communities and local... Read more
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The China Post
Mainland China producer price falls slowly in April: dataand mounting debt problems. Month-on-month, the PPI increased by 0.7 percent, t
Mainland China producer price falls slowly in April: data
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
and mounting debt problems. Month-on-month, the PPI increased by 0.7 percent, the second rise in a row. NBS analyst Yu Qiumei said in a statement: "Price increases in some industrial sectors accelerated," including in natural resource ext... Read more
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PhysOrg
Why we need to tackle the growing mountain of 'digital waste'for environment approach often incorporates a life-cycle assessment, which adds
Why we need to tackle the growing mountain of 'digital waste'
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
for environment approach often incorporates a life-cycle assessment, which adds up the overall impact of a product – from resource extraction, to manufacture, use and final disposal – to get a complete picture of its environmental footprint.... Read more
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TheBull
China producer price falls slow in April: govtanalyst Yu Qiumei said in a statement: "Price increases in some industrial sect
China producer price falls slow in April: govt
TheBull / Posted 15 days ago
analyst Yu Qiumei said in a statement: "Price increases in some industrial sectors accelerated", including in natural resource extraction. Beijing is seeking to retool China's economy away from the investment- and export-led growth of the... Read more
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The Hill
The hollow victory of LWCF reauthorizationgrousin' aroundMORE and other House Republicans, who are the most opposed to pr
The hollow victory of LWCF reauthorization
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
grousin' aroundMORE and other House Republicans, who are the most opposed to protecting the environment from harmful resource extraction activities. Regardless of whether this provision makes it into any final energy bill, these extreme... Read more
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Herald Sun
Surprising country leading asteroid mining raceposition of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 Inte
Surprising country leading asteroid mining race
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
position of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 International Space Treaty, but laws around resource extraction are far more ambiguous. A website set up by the Luxembourg government on the topic of asteroid mining... Read more
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News.com.au
The surprising nation to join asteroid mining raceposition of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 Inte
The surprising nation to join asteroid mining race
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
position of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 International Space Treaty, but laws around resource extraction are far more ambiguous. A website set up by the Luxembourg government on the topic of asteroid mining... Read more
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Perth Now
Surprising country leading asteroid mining raceposition of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 Inte
Surprising country leading asteroid mining race
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
position of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 International Space Treaty, but laws around resource extraction are far more ambiguous. A website set up by the Luxembourg government on the topic of asteroid mining... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Surprising country leading asteroid mining raceposition of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 Inte
Surprising country leading asteroid mining race
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
position of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 International Space Treaty, but laws around resource extraction are far more ambiguous. A website set up by the Luxembourg government on the topic of asteroid mining... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Surprising country leading asteroid mining raceposition of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 Inte
Surprising country leading asteroid mining race
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
position of the practice. Laying claim to a planet is outlawed in the 1967 International Space Treaty, but laws around resource extraction are far more ambiguous. A website set up by the Luxembourg government on the topic of asteroid mining... Read more
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Reuters
Gulf stock market rises, government reshuffle buoys Saudi marketrestructured some major ministries, creating a super-ministry under Khalid al-F
Gulf stock market rises, government reshuffle buoys Saudi market
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
restructured some major ministries, creating a super-ministry under Khalid al-Falih to manage the growth of industry and resource extraction. Many fund managers still have questions about how a wide-ranging economic reform program unveiled on... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
A dire warningprime minister Stephen Harper’s ham-handed approach to environmental issues. It
A dire warning
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
prime minister Stephen Harper’s ham-handed approach to environmental issues. It is a place that works constantly to make resource extraction and usage more sustainable and responsible.” It sounds as if Fort McMurray shares some of the same... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Creative deal closed: Property transaction that will keep industrial 
distributor even biggerlives. Situated near the intersection of U.S. Highway 40 and Colorado Highway 1
Creative deal closed: Property transaction that will keep industrial 
distributor even bigger
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
lives. Situated near the intersection of U.S. Highway 40 and Colorado Highway 13, Craig was once a primary crossroads for resource extraction companies before the construction of U.S. Interstate 70, he said. Together, the two stores employ more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How U.S. Can Help Fight Terrorism By Supporting Local Activistsfor Transparency and Budgetary Analysis. He has been calling on the government
How U.S. Can Help Fight Terrorism By Supporting Local Activists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
for Transparency and Budgetary Analysis. He has been calling on the government to disclose profits from natural resource extraction as required by Niger's constitution. Idrissa was arrested briefly, along with other activists. Their sin... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Artist looks at human impacts on naturethe paintings are on display in the large gallery later this week, Plattner hop
Artist looks at human impacts on nature
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 20 days ago
the paintings are on display in the large gallery later this week, Plattner hopes they will raise questions about how resource extraction and energy consumption affect the landscape and our relationship to it now and in the future. �I want... Read more
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Eye Witness News
How the US can help Africa fight terrorismfor Transparency and Budgetary Analysis. He has been calling on the government
How the US can help Africa fight terrorism
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
for Transparency and Budgetary Analysis. He has been calling on the government to disclose profits from natural resource extraction as required by Niger’s constitution. Idrissa was arrested briefly, along with other activists. Their sin... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Sarawak's Criminal Election Campaign Unfolds - COMMENTof the world’s extreme criminal kleptocracies. The reason? Sarawak is one of t
Sarawak's Criminal Election Campaign Unfolds - COMMENT
Sarawak Report / Posted 23 days ago
of the world’s extreme criminal kleptocracies. The reason? Sarawak is one of the richest corners of the globe in terms of resource extraction – a vast wilderness of wealth, with a weak population base of only two and a half million people. The... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury forum: Leap Manifesto the futureto bolster his case, but the quotes are selective. Missing is the piece of the
Sudbury forum: Leap Manifesto the future
The Sudbury Star / Posted 25 days ago
to bolster his case, but the quotes are selective. Missing is the piece of the Manifesto that refers to how mining and resource extraction must take place in a low-carbon future: by first obtaining a social license from people who make their... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Juneau stumps at Rocky Boy, Havreto maintain those lands without the federal government. The committee also ove
Juneau stumps at Rocky Boy, Havre
Havre Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
to maintain those lands without the federal government. The committee also oversees efforts related to drilling, natural resource extraction and tribal water compacts. Juneau said she was on a jobs tour where she learned about local... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Sharing helps us live smallLet�s not forget about the savings and convenience experienced by the other dri
Sharing helps us live small
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 27 days ago
Let�s not forget about the savings and convenience experienced by the other driver, and the lowered demand for car-related resource extraction and manufacturing�these are worth mentioning, too. Then there is Uber, a taxi-like model for a... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Commissioners stick to their guns on draft Tipton billthe wildlife that would be affected by widespread development. Owsley, referri
Commissioners stick to their guns on draft Tipton bill
Aspen Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
the wildlife that would be affected by widespread development. Owsley, referring to the silver mining days, added that resource extraction in the past had “devastated” the Aspen area. “There were no more elk, there were no more fish, it was a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV needs to fund future with coal, gas profitstax of at least 1 percent on all minerals,” he said. “That way, future generati
WV needs to fund future with coal, gas profits
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 30 days ago
tax of at least 1 percent on all minerals,” he said. “That way, future generations will be able to benefit from natural resource extraction that happens in the state. As it builds, it will produce more income for childhood development, workforce... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Faith Briefslives and livelihoods wherever big business and big government are mobilizing b
Faith Briefs
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
lives and livelihoods wherever big business and big government are mobilizing big developments in energy production and resource extraction. Fellowship of Churches Forum will take place Tuesday, April 26, at 5 p.m. at First United Methodist... Read more
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PhysOrg
Queen's researcher explores effectiveness of Extractive Industries Transparency InitiativePrograms such as the EITI were launched to bring transparency to the royalty pa
Queen's researcher explores effectiveness of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
Programs such as the EITI were launched to bring transparency to the royalty payments countries receive in exchange for resource extraction, with the goal of reversing the resource curse.Dr. Nathan Andrews is a Banting Post-Doctoral Fellow in... Read more
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New Kerala
Reintroduction of tigers in Cambodia from India impractical: newkerala.com #52999forests, with sufficient densities of wild prey is available, there are no huma
Reintroduction of tigers in Cambodia from India impractical: newkerala.com #52999
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
forests, with sufficient densities of wild prey is available, there are no human settlements and minimal or no impacts from resource extraction by people and livestock presence and of course no illegal hunting," said Karanth, director for... Read more

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