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Protests over under-house gold mining

03 December 2012

TV3 News

Some Waihi residents aren’t happy about a mining company’s proposal to mine an area beneath their houses in the east of the town. Newmont, a global mining corporation, wants to build an underground mine, which would require tunnelling between 130m and 350m below some houses.

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  • Nature of Technology: socio- technological environments

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