• Coal mines in Queensland will leave a trail of environment disasters from Australia to Jharkhand
Coal mines in Queensland will leave a trail of environment disasters from Australia to Jharkhand
12 Sep, 2019, No Comment

Summary: On 31August, the Queensland government quietly extinguished the Wangan and Jagalingou (W&J) indigenous people’s traditional title over 1,385 hectares of land, including the Carmichael mine site proposed by Indian power giant, Adani a decade ago. Anticipating the state’s decision, W&J families had been camping near the mining site, expecting forced eviction and accusations of trespass over their own land.....