The Tình Túc strip mine (open pit mine) : News Photo

The Tình Túc strip mine (open pit mine)

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[UNVERIFIED CONTENT] Tình Túc (Tinh Tuc) is an active tin strip mine (Vietnam). A strip mine, like this one, is an 'open-pit' mine, where the ore is taken from the ground rather than from underground. The environmental impact of strip mines is often serious and obvious.
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[UNVERIFIED CONTENT] Tình Túc (Tinh Tuc) is an active tin strip mine (Vietnam). A strip mine, like this one, is an 'open-pit' mine, where the ore is taken from the ground rather than from underground. The environmental impact of strip mines is often serious and obvious.
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January 10, 2013
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Tình Túc is an active tin strip mine strip mine like this one is an... News Photo 159405596Active,Finance,Horizontal,Mine,Strip,Tin,VietnamPhotographer Collection: Moment © 2005 Tristan Savatier[UNVERIFIED CONTENT] Tình Túc (Tinh Tuc) is an active tin strip mine (Vietnam). A strip mine, like this one, is an 'open-pit' mine, where the ore is taken from the ground rather than from underground. The environmental impact of strip mines is often serious and obvious.