Forest Clearing Leard Forest Whitehaven Maules Creek Coal Mine L1051035
Forest clearing with Leard State Forest in the foreground and Whitehaven's Maules Creek Coal Mine near Boggabri, NSW in the background. Production of coking and thermal coal began in 2015. It is slated to become Australia's largest coal mine..The construction of mine faced sustained protests about concerns over clear cutting Leard State Forest.
Created: April 14, 2018
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