Peter Griffin posted in biodiversity • Conservation • Kermadec • Kermadec Arc • Kermadecs • mining on August 31st, 2010.
Research, Science and Technology minister Wayne Mapp says he supports the protection of the Kermadec region, and hence the restriction of any mining activity in the area. While the area is rich in mineral deposits, it is also virtually untouched, and seen as an important example of marine biodiversity. An excerpt: (read in full here) […]
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