Mountain top mining, which blasts the tops of mountain tops in a way that is harmful to the environment, is discussed in this enlightening video.
Practice Environmental Impacts of Mining questions
Reviews the environmental costs of mining.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
The Berkeley Pit in Butte, Montana is a remnant open pit mine and toxic waste site. The lake in the pit continues to rise, jeopardizing the aquifer that currently lies above it.