USA: Oil Drilling the Atlantic


The link below is to an article reporting on plans to drill the Atlantic coast of the USA for oil.

For more visit:
https://news.mongabay.com/2017/09/trump-admin-moves-to-open-atlantic-coast-to-oil-exploration-drilling-meeting-increased-resistance/

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Brazil: Opening Amazon to Mining


The links below are to articles that report on the Brazilian government opening the Amazon to mining by abolishing a huge nature reserve.

For more visit:
https://news.mongabay.com/2017/09/amazon-mining-unleashed-commentary/
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-brazil-mining/brazil-opens-vast-national-reserve-to-mining-idUSKCN1B32A5