editorial about black sand mining in cagayan

editorial about black sand mining in cagayan

Black sand mining in Cagayan exposed | The Manila Times

2019-8-12 · APARRI, Cagayan: The Cagayan Province provincial board approved a resolution appealing to President Rodrigo Duterte to suspend dredging at the mouth of the Cagayan River. Mila Lauigan, Cagayan Provincial Board member, said an engineer from the Department of Public Works and Highways Central Office informed them that the activities were actually black sand mining and not river dredging,

The dark side of black sand mining | Val A. Villanueva

2019-8-15 · Illegal mining of black sand or magnetite has been going on in several towns in Cagayan province despite stiff resistance from local residents and intermittent raids by government authorities.

Cagayan black sand mining in shore areas, Luzon ...

2015-5-11 · Cagayan black sand mining in shore areas, Luzon, Philippines. No to mining. Ten black sand mining companies operating in the province of Cagayan were suspended, following large negative impacts on coastal communities and the environment.

Cagayan dredging a cover for black sand mining – mayor ...

2021-11-4 · Advertisement. The river dredging projects of the Cagayan provincial government, touted to mitigate flooding and rehabilitate the Port of Aparri, is but a cover for black sand mining, according to ...

Black sand mining in the Philippines | Philstar

2014-12-8 · Ancheta said that by the end of 2014, MGB hopes to see no traces of black sand mining operations in Cagayan referring to 10 China based mining

Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying ...

2013-9-18 · Bulatlat. MANILA — Residents of Cagayan Valley, north of Manila, warned of an ongoing disaster in their province, one that will worsen and affect people

Black sand mining – The Manila Times

2014-4-24 · Black sand mining – The Manila Times. After the assassination of the mayor of Gonzaga, Cagayan, and various other news items regarding black sand mining in Northern Luzon, I would like to know what is the real score. What I do know is that black sand mining has been going on since the 1960’s, at least in La Union.

Northern Dispatch | Cagayanos want blacksand mining ...

2019-8-13 · Cagayan governor Manuel Mamba, who entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with Pacific Offshore Exploration Inc. (POEI), however, had insisted there is only dredging in the area, not magnetite (black sand) mining. The MOA entered into

Cagayanos want blacksand mining 'disguised as dredging ...

2019-8-14 · The company reportedly ships the dredged materials to a reclamation project in Hong Kong and may earn about $50 million monthly if it sells the sand at current local prices, according to the resolution. A cubic meter of sand in Cagayan is being sold at P160 to P180. The exportation of black sand to Hong Kong was met with protests from locals.

Groups slam magnetite mining project in Cagayan |

2021-2-2 · Groups slam magnetite mining project in Cagayan. Over 70 civil-society organizations and groups advocating ocean conservation have expressed

Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying ...

2013-9-18 · Bulatlat. MANILA — Residents of Cagayan Valley, north of Manila, warned of an ongoing disaster in their province, one that will worsen and affect people more destructively if the Aquino government fails to stop black sand or magnetite

Black sand mining – The Manila Times

2014-4-24 · Black sand mining – The Manila Times. After the assassination of the mayor of Gonzaga, Cagayan, and various other news items regarding black sand mining in Northern Luzon, I would like to know what is the real score. What I do know is that black sand mining has been going on since the 1960’s, at least in La Union.

Northern Dispatch | Cagayanos want blacksand mining ...

2019-8-13 · Cagayan governor Manuel Mamba, who entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with Pacific Offshore Exploration Inc. (POEI), however, had insisted there is only dredging in the area, not magnetite (black sand) mining. The MOA entered into

Groups slam magnetite mining project in Cagayan |

2021-2-2 · Groups slam magnetite mining project in Cagayan. Over 70 civil-society organizations and groups advocating ocean conservation have expressed

Cagayan River rehab to end illegal sand mining

2021-2-4 · Cagayan River rehab to end illegal sand mining. Tuguegarao City—Cagayan’s decades-old problem on illegal black sand (magnetite) mining may finally end with Tuesday’s launch of the Cagayan River Rehabilitation Project, institutionalizing government’s regulation while plugging the perennial flooding in the area.

Cagayan River’s hope | Philstar

2021-2-6 · Illegal black sand or magnetite mining may soon be a thing of the past for the province if this new government program called the Cagayan River Rehabilitation Project succeeds.

Sandbar dredging kicks off Cagayan River rehab – Daily

2021-2-3 · The only black sand mining allowed by the DENR in Cagayan is the first-ever large-scale offshore magnetite mining by JDVC Resources controlled by listed Apollo Global Capital, which is set to start this month off the mouth of the Cagayan River in the Babuyan Strait off Gonzaga town.

Cagayanos want blacksand mining 'disguised as dredging ...

2019-8-14 · The company reportedly ships the dredged materials to a reclamation project in Hong Kong and may earn about $50 million monthly if it sells the sand at current local prices, according to the resolution. A cubic meter of sand in Cagayan is being sold at P160 to P180. The exportation of black sand to Hong Kong was met with protests from locals.

House Committee on Natural Resources to probe black

2019-10-17 · Cagayan provincial officials have been complaining against the mining activities in their localities which have apparently been sanctioned by the government. Barzaga said environmental group and provincial officials will have to explain to the committee their complaints against black sand mining.

14 Chinese found working in Cagayan mine site

2012-10-24 · 14 Chinese found working in Cagayan mine site illegals–NBI ... BLACK SAND mining by Chinese operators in Cagayan. ... amid what he described as “a pile of complaints” over illegal mining for ...

Black sand mining in Cagayan goes offshore | Inquirer News

2015-6-23 · But residents and environment advocates in Cagayan expressed their alarm over the planned extraction activities, vowing to oppose any continued black sand mining activity there.

Cagayan River’s hope | Philstar

2021-2-6 · Illegal black sand or magnetite mining may soon be a thing of the past for the province if this new government program called the Cagayan River Rehabilitation Project succeeds.

Northern Dispatch | Cagayanos want blacksand mining ...

2019-8-13 · Cagayan governor Manuel Mamba, who entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with Pacific Offshore Exploration Inc. (POEI), however, had insisted there is only dredging in the area, not magnetite (black sand) mining. The MOA entered into

Cagayanos want blacksand mining 'disguised as dredging ...

2019-8-14 · The company reportedly ships the dredged materials to a reclamation project in Hong Kong and may earn about $50 million monthly if it sells the sand at current local prices, according to the resolution. A cubic meter of sand in Cagayan is being sold at P160 to P180. The exportation of black sand to Hong Kong was met with protests from locals.

Cagayan River rehab to end illegal sand mining

2021-2-4 · Cagayan River rehab to end illegal sand mining. Tuguegarao City—Cagayan’s decades-old problem on illegal black sand (magnetite) mining may finally end with Tuesday’s launch of the Cagayan River Rehabilitation Project, institutionalizing government’s regulation while plugging the perennial flooding in the area.

Special Report: Dredging of Cagayan River, an ecological ...

2010-9-22 · “The black sand mining in the province of Cagayan will definitely bring havoc, not only to the unique marine and river ecosystems, but also to the livelihood and safety of communities particularly in the coastal areas. Numerous studies and documentations have already revealed that black sand mining in coastal areas have resulted to coastal ...

14 Chinese found working in Cagayan mine site

2012-10-24 · 14 Chinese found working in Cagayan mine site illegals–NBI ... BLACK SAND mining by Chinese operators in Cagayan. ... amid what he described as “a pile of complaints” over illegal mining for ...

House Committee on Natural Resources to probe black

2019-10-17 · Cagayan provincial officials have been complaining against the mining activities in their localities which have apparently been sanctioned by the government. Barzaga said environmental group and provincial officials will have to explain to the committee their complaints against black sand mining.

Magnetite Mining in the Offshore Areas of Cagayan*

2008-7-2 · Colossal Mining Corporation, a 100 % Filipino owned company that engages in exploration, mining, and production of iron ore in the Philippines, holds three exploration permits of 36,000 hectares of offshore magnetite iron ore sites in Northern Luzon (Cagayan, Ilocos Norte, and Ilocos Sur) of which 13,483.89 hectares are located in the province ...

Characterization of Black Sand Mining Activities and Their ...

2015-10-20 · Magnetite is a type of iron ore and a valuable commodity that occurs naturally in black sand beaches in the Philippines. However, black sand mining often takes place illegally and increases the likelihood and magnitude of geohazards, such as land subsidence, which augments the exposure of local communities to sea level rise and to typhoon-related threats.