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Thursday 2 October 2014 | Published in Environment

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Seabed mining presentation focuses on the environment
Gerald McCormack, Director of the Natural Heritage Trust. The Cook Islands' exclusive economic zone contains 10 billion tonnes of manganese nodules like those inset, according to a geological assessment. 14050616

Environmental factors from any potential seabed mining activities in the Cook Islands were the focus of a presentation held at the University of the South Pacific last night.

Environmental factors from any potential seabed mining activities in the Cook Islands were the focus of a presentation held at the University of the South Pacific last night.


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