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2020. 7. 13.  Minjar Gold under investigation for hypersaline water spill which contaminated farmer’s dam – ABC News July 13, 2020 A WA gold miner that spilled hypersaline water onto farmland — the latest in a series of incidents involving mining

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MDS Hardness from Hypersaline Waters for Leach Mining

2020. 10. 17.  GOLD PROCESSING IN HYPERSALINE WATERS Hypersaline water of the Western Australia Goldfields The processing of gold ores within the Goldfields Kalgoorlie region of Western Australia is commonly performed in waters classified as hypersaline with magnesium and TDS levels up to 10,000 mg/L and 280,000 mg/L respectively (Landgate 2015, Kern, 1995).

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Environmental regulator investigates hypersaline water spill

2020. 8. 24.  The environmental regulator and the owner of the Bellevue gold mine have both been tight-lipped about an alleged spill of hypersaline water into native vegetation. The Bellevue underground mine ...

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Ecology of a hypersaline gold mining tailings facility in the

2008. 4. 23.  Vertebrate wildlife use of a peripheral discharge hypersaline tailings system in the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia was documented between

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Hypersalinity reduces the risk of cyanide toxicosis to

Wildlife and livestock that ingest bioavailable cyanide compounds in gold mining tailings dams are known to experience cyanide toxicosis. Elevated levels of salinity in open impoundments have been shown to prevent wildlife cyanide toxicosis by reducing drinking and foraging.

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Hypersaline metalliferous fluids associated with orogenic

Hypersaline metalliferous fluids associated with orogenic gold deposits in the Loulo mining district, West Mali: Significance to ore genetic models

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Hypersalinity reduces the risk of cyanide toxicosis to

2013. 10. 28.  High levels of activity of bats at gold mining water bodies: implications for compliance with the International Cyanide Management Code. Griffiths SR, Donato DB, Coulson G, Lumsden LF. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, 21(12):7263-7275, 25 Feb 2014 Cited by: 1 article PMID: 24566971

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Sustainability Reporting in the Gold Mining Industry: The Need for

2008. 1. 2.  gold mining is no longer as critical since the development of CIP . This process can efficiently utilise hypersaline waters (eg. many gold mines in Western Australia).

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Global trends in gold mining: Towards quantifying

2007. 3. 1.  Details of world gold production over the past 150 years appear in Fig. 1.The details of gold ore grades for hard rock mining for the United States, Australia, South Africa, Brazil and Canada are shown in Fig. 2.The prices of gold in both dollars of the day and 1998 US dollars are also plotted in Fig. 2.The effects of the California gold rush in 1849, followed by the gold rushes in Australia ...

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Deep sea gold rush — A race to the bottom - Clean Mining

2020. 10. 9.  Contrary to belief that seabed mining would generate extensive revenues, no viable has yet been developed for mining gold at depth, at costs that can compete with terrestrial mines. The scientific consensus remains that economic mining

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Improving gold mining economics through the use of membrane

2021. 1. 19.  Gold Mining in Hypersaline Water The presence of hypersaline water is strongly associated with greenstone belts and palaeochannels (so is gold!) 5 Dept of Water (2015) Impact of Hypersaline Water on Gold Mining: 1. Increased Lime consumption 2. Increased Cyanide consumption due to lower operating pH’s 3. Scaling issues (mainly gypsum) 4.

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Characterization of a gold tailings with hypersaline pore fluid

Characterization of a gold tailings with hypersaline pore fluid David Reid1*, Andy Fourie1, and Stephen Moggach2 1University of Western Australia, School of Civil, Environment and Mining Engineering, Perth, Western Australia 2University of Western Australia, School of Molecular Sciences and Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis, Perth, Western Australia

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Cyanide ecotoxicity at hypersaline gold operations

2020. 12. 1.  Summary. Two working hypotheses to account for absence of wildlife deaths at hypersaline tailings dams were derived from a longer list of nine. In the second phase of the work one of these was modified slightly, and the additional chemical and ecological data from Phase I allowed testing against two mathematical models of cyanide degradation, and admissible explanations of the

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Environmental regulator investigates hypersaline water

2020. 8. 26.  Environmental regulator investigates hypersaline water spill at Bellevue gold mine. Western Australia's Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) is investigating the alleged discharge of hypersaline water into native vegetation by a fledgling gold miner in the state's northern Goldfields.

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CYANIDE ECOTOXICITY AT HYPERSALINE GOLD OPERATIONS

2021. 4. 12.  of Mining and Metallurgy, and the Raikes gold medal by the South African Chemical Institute. Over the last 25 years he has published about 60 papers, many concerning cyanide management and gold processing, has edited two books, the latest being Advances in Gold Ore Processing, published by Elsevier late 2005.

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Characterization of a gold tailings with hypersaline pore

TY - JOUR. T1 - Characterization of a gold tailings with hypersaline pore fluid. AU - Reid, David. AU - Fourie, Andy. AU - Moggach, Stephen. PY - 2019/5/16. Y1 - 2019/5/16. N2 - A series of samples obtained from adjacent to piezocone penetration test (CPTu) locations within a gold tailings storage facility were tested to compare the inferred state parameter Ψ from CPTu results to the in situ ...

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Hypersalinity reduces the risk of cyanide toxicosis to

Wildlife and livestock that ingest bioavailable cyanide compounds in gold mining tailings dams are known to experience cyanide toxicosis. Elevated levels of salinity in open impoundments have been shown to prevent wildlife cyanide toxicosis by reducing drinking and foraging.

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Hypersalinity reduces the risk of cyanide toxicosis to

2013. 10. 28.  High levels of activity of bats at gold mining water bodies: implications for compliance with the International Cyanide Management Code. Griffiths SR, Donato DB, Coulson G, Lumsden LF. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, 21(12):7263-7275, 25 Feb 2014 Cited by: 1 article PMID: 24566971

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Will Deep-sea Mining Yield an Underwater Gold Rush?

2013. 2. 3.  Will Deep-sea Mining Yield an Underwater Gold Rush? Some environmentalists say the lure of precious minerals threatens ocean life and local cultures. By Meghan Miner for National Geographic News.

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Bellevue Gold Project Feasibility Study

2021. 2. 18.  Bellevue Gold Project Stage One Feasibility Study Bellevue set to generate strong profits and robust free cashflows Stage Two Study, incorporating impact of latest discoveries and additional mineralisation on production, profitability and mine life, on track for completion in June (see separate ASX release today)

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Characterization of a gold tailings with hypersaline pore fluid

Characterization of a gold tailings with hypersaline pore fluid David Reid1*, Andy Fourie1, and Stephen Moggach2 1University of Western Australia, School of Civil, Environment and Mining Engineering, Perth, Western Australia 2University of Western Australia, School of Molecular Sciences and Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis, Perth, Western Australia

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Cyanide ecotoxicity at hypersaline gold operations

2020. 12. 1.  Summary. Two working hypotheses to account for absence of wildlife deaths at hypersaline tailings dams were derived from a longer list of nine. In the second phase of the work one of these was modified slightly, and the additional chemical and ecological data from Phase I allowed testing against two mathematical models of cyanide degradation, and admissible explanations of the

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Characterization of a gold tailings with hypersaline pore

TY - JOUR. T1 - Characterization of a gold tailings with hypersaline pore fluid. AU - Reid, David. AU - Fourie, Andy. AU - Moggach, Stephen. PY - 2019/5/16. Y1 - 2019/5/16. N2 - A series of samples obtained from adjacent to piezocone penetration test (CPTu) locations within a gold tailings storage facility were tested to compare the inferred state parameter Ψ from CPTu results to the in situ ...

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Environmental regulator investigates hypersaline water

2020. 8. 26.  Environmental regulator investigates hypersaline water spill at Bellevue gold mine. Western Australia's Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) is investigating the alleged discharge of hypersaline water into native vegetation by a fledgling gold miner in the state's northern Goldfields.

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Fimiston project stage II-mine and waste dumps

2021. 1. 4.  The proposal incorporates the recommendations of the Golden Mile Mining Development Planning Committee. 3. Existing environment The vegetation of the Golden Mile has been severely degraded by past gold mining activities. Surface drainage is poorly defined and ephemeral, and the groundwater is generally hypersaline

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The fringing halophytic vegetation of Lake Austin: A study of mining

2015. 9. 10.  affected by the discharge of hypersaline mine water. At Lake Austin, Big Bell Gold Operations discharge hypersaline mine water to this saline wetland system. This study has investigated whether this discharge has had an impact on the fringing vegetation of the lake.

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Gold-Copper Ores - ScienceDirect

2016. 1. 1.  1. Introduction. The association of gold and copper mineralization in commercially viable ore is a common occurrence. At one end of the spectrum is the predominantly copper ore, which contains levels of gold mineralization. This would be uneconomic to mine for its gold content, but the gold provides a significant opportunity value.

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Bellevue Gold Project Feasibility Study

2021. 2. 18.  Bellevue Gold Project Stage One Feasibility Study Bellevue set to generate strong profits and robust free cashflows Stage Two Study, incorporating impact of latest discoveries and additional mineralisation on production, profitability and mine life, on track for completion in June (see separate ASX release today)

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Environmental Impacts of Lithium Extraction

2020. 11. 6.  Shallow hypersaline lagoons are important staging areas for interhemispheric bird migrations. Lagoons are shrinking due to climate variability and brine diversion for mining, affecting the hydrological balance of the Salar aquifer. The changing salinity and water availability alter food webs, so Baird’s Sandpiper, Greater yellowlegs, Lesser yellowlegs, and South American flamingo species ...

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