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Sand mining worries locals, but not NES

Wednesday 28 December 2016 | Published in Local

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Sand mining worries locals, but not NES
The sand mine at the end of Paradise Cove Rd in Matavera. 16121901

The NATIONAL Environment Service appears to be untroubled by current sand-mining projects because the activity isn’t mentioned in the Environment Act and excavation doesn’t seem to be happening in “areas of concern”.

The NATIONAL Environment Service appears to be untroubled by current sand-mining projects because the activity isn’t mentioned in the Environment Act and excavation doesn’t seem to be happening in “areas of concern”.


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