See Lawmakers Ban Open-Pit Mining, Latin America Press (Nov.
enacting moratorium on open pit mining and cyanide leaching process); see also Press Release, Earthjustice, Costa Rica Bans Open-Pit Mining (June 7, 2002), http://earthjustice.
Desiderio, Gov't Urged to Settle Open-Pit Mining Ban, The Philippine Star (Mar.
Zambo Norte Ordinance vs Open-Pit Mining Lauded, supra note 8 (examining Zambo Norte's ban on open pit mining).
1-2 (outlawing open pit mining and prohibiting use of materials such as cyanide); Shane Romig, Tierra del Fuego Bans Open-Pit Mining, Mines and Communities (Sept.
See Argentina Province Bans Open-Pit Mining, Resource Investor (Dec.
See Argentina Province Bans Open-Pit Mining, supra note 94 (discussing impact of provincial open pit mining ban).
With gold prices at all-time lows, we believe the low cost of open-pit mining will help improve the Company's cash flow and position Golden Eagle for aggressive expansion in the future," said Terry Turner, President and CEO of Golden Eagle International, Inc.
The ISP contract would be the production leap we have needed as we move our emphasis away from our shaft operation toward more efficient open-pit mining methods," said Turner.