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Norway: Court allows mining company to dump waste in fjord

Added 2024-01-25

Description

Friends of the Earth Norway have lost a 15-year court case to Nordic Mining who will now be able to dump 170 tons of garnet waste in Førde fjord, an important breeding ground for cod and a migration route for salmon, in a traditional district 110 km north of Bergen.

Location

Norway
Førde fjord