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Seabed Mining Update

Mining of precious minerals from the seafloor of Manus basin in Papua New Guinea (PNG) has recently been hot on the radar of this blog and on tweeter (for those who follow me @BomaiCruz) since the invitation to the┬álicence granting … Continue reading

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Deep sea mining license to be granted

I do not know how to break this news to my friends and colleagues, especially those who value and treasure the wonders of sea-floor massive sulfide and hydrothermal vent ecosystems in PNG but the government of PNG has decided to … Continue reading

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