A mining company has submitted a notice of their intention to prospect for iron and manganese near the Twee River in the Cederberg (close to Mount Ceder and Suikerbossie). There are many reasons why this is a kak idea. The best way to oppose this is to submit concerns as Interested and Affected Parties through official channels. The deadline for submissions is April 30. Here is a bunch of further info and how to go about registering your opposition:
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Thanks, will share on, and agree this is a really bad idea.
Visited the Waterberg in Limpopo for the first time this last weekend. Driving through Thabazimbi and seeing an entire mountain destroyed by mining operations is absolutely heartbreaking.
In the words of American economist Herman Daly "There is something fundamentally wrong in treating the Earth as if it were a business in liquidation.”