Environmental control made in fifty three opencast mines of the Basque country: attention to acoustic and water contamination [chapter]

Avilés González Cristina, Sánchez Conejo Alfonso
2002 Uranium in the Aquatic Environment  
In the Basque country fifty three opencast mines exists which partly impacts the environment in a high grade; the Department of Mining engineering, metallurgic and material´s science of the University of the Basque country signed a collaboration agreement with the autonomic government in order to control the exploitation and restoration works, and the possible damages to the environment. In this paper we expose the methodology and conclusions of the study of acoustic and water contamination,
more » ... r contamination, proposing also the properly reclamation actions.
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-55668-5_128 fatcat:wjbbmwwokrcnxfwge64o2uhsqm