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The goings on around the approval of mining rights for the proposed phosphate mine on the South African west coast at Elandsfontein in the buffer zone of the West Coast National Park no less seem a tad murky

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Mining imminent in West Coast s biosphere reserve

It s a bold statement to make when it plans to strip mine phosphate in an environmentally sensitive and internationally significant area But that is what Elandsfontein Exploration and Mining claims it is doing as it sets out to mine on the border of the West Coast National Park

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Phosphate miner Kropz plans London IPO by year end

2 hours ago· South African phosphate miner Kropz is on track to list on London s AIM Stock Exchange by the end of the year as it prepares for first production from its main asset in 2021 its chief

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CREATING A POSITIVE

This ensures that the mining area remains dry and the water does not come into contact WE DO WATER IMPACT The Elandsfontein phosphate project takes its name from the farm of the same name sedimentary phosphate deposit in South Africa CREATING A POSITIVE ELANDSFONTEIN AQUIFER The Elandsfontein orebody is

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GroundUp Urgent court action to stop mine using

Phosphate mining company Kropz is said to be in breach of its license in its use of an ancient Elandsfontein aquifer GroundUp Urgent court action to stop mine using West Coast groundwater

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We do The Langebaan lagoon was classified as a wetland of international importance under the Ramsar Convention criteria in 1975 Unlike the beach at Kraalbaai the bird hide did not exactly have the two twelve year olds with us thrilled It was discovered in 1930 when phosphate mining started there

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Product info & analysis Langfos Organic Fertilizer

In doing so many have realised that unstable acid treated phosphate where up to 70% may be lost to lock ups was dubious value at $650 AU per tonne but it is an extremely poor investment at double that price

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Langebaannuuss1 20140710 by Weslander Community

SANParks concerned about mine SANParks are also concerned about the proposed phosphate mine at Elandsfontein and its possible impact on Langebaan Lagoon

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The rocky path to phosphate greatness Fin24

Phosphate is used to make fertilisers and is considered a strategically important mineral given its role in food security The mine is controversial however as it s located next to the Langebaan Lagoon in the Western Cape

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Langebaanweg South Africa

Langebaanweg has been an important mining center with its chief minerals consisting of phosphorites primarily calcium phosphate The mining uncovered fossils dating from the late Miocene and early Pliocene approximately 5 million years ago

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A must see of West Coast National Park

· Do yourself a favour and visit the park it is close enough to Cape Town to make it a day trip This park contains Langebaan lagoon the largest saline lagoon for thousands of miles and a vital ecosystem for many wading birds in particular Now the whole system is threatened by opencast phosphate mining which will intersect

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Oxpeckers West Coast mine tests new authorisation system

West Coast mine tests new authorisation system Controversial plans to strip mine phosphate next to the West Coast National Park are forging ahead despite confusion caused by the new One Environmental System for mining applications The mining site lies above two vital aquifers one of which flows into the Langebaan Lagoon

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Grinding Mills And Their Prices

As a leading global manufacturer of crushing grinding and mining equipments we offer advanced reasonable solutions for any size HM126 Portable Sawmill Woodland Mills Australia langebaan is doing phosphate mining; 100 150 jaw crusher from china; coal crusher and screening plant; stone crusher machine distributor in india;

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Zwane s actions show he s a praise singer Cape Times

Zwane s actions show he s a praise singer He pointed to the Elandsfontein phosphate mine on the southern edge of the Langebaan Lagoon 120km north of Cape Town to show just how

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Kropz targets fund raising on London s AIM

Phosphate mining More work for Saldanha port News & Fox Published by Tiso Blackstar and distributed with the Financial Mail on the last Thursday of every month except December and January

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Cullinan & Associates and green

The mining is set to take place in Ward 6 of Saldanha Bay Municipality Langebaan yet no public participation meeting was held in Ward 6 There were only two public meetings held on the 6th and 8th of January 2021 Hopefield and Saldanha respectively both of these towns fall outside of Ward 6

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South Africa Fertilizer History Acid on the Web

History of Mineral Fertilizers in South Africa Manufacture of fertilizer in South Africa dates back to 1903 when the South African Fertilizer Company SAFCO in Durban commissioned the first phosphate

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n t e i n P h o s phate Min ark Bell B40Es impress

on phosphate mine Bell Equipment has for a long time set a benchmark with its traditionally yellow Articulated Dump Trucks brothers set about doing some bulk earthworks on a contract basis and their company Trollope Mining Elandsfontein phosphate mine between Hopefield and Langebaan on the West Coast says Mark

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Chasing rainbows the ongoing story of the mine and a

· Chasing rainbows the ongoing story of the mine and a werkie in Hopefield This subterranean water source empties into the ecologically sensitive Langebaan Lagoon The mine needs water and sees no reason why it should not tamper with this system What it really wants to do is strip mine rock phosphate

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langebaan is doing phosphate mining

Engineering & Mining Journal is the voice of the rock phosphate grinding mill 3a Langebaan Is Doing Phosphate Mining What to do in Langebaan Activities The deeply buried fossil deposits were uncovered during phosphate mining in the Langebaanweg area

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CREATING A POSITIVE

±20m Overburden sand Top soil ±20m Ore sand and phosphate ±20m Impermeable clay layer C A B PROTECTING THE AQUIFER AND THE LAGOON A Water about 15 20ML/day is pumped from underground before it reaches the deposit This ensures that the mining area remains dry and the water does not come into contact

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Attention Introduction specialists

layer when the mine is opened to extract the phosphate deposit Research & monitoring The lack of pre mining research and monitoring of the water biodiversity impact in the WCNP and Langebaan Lagoon remain This office accept that these matter can be addressed better once the water use licence process with

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About Vula Environmental Services

The Chemfos phosphate mine at Langebaan was abandoned in the 1990s and required restoration A fortunate legacy was the presence of numerous Miocene fossils dating from 12 to 20m years ago which in the 1970s had attracted the presence of scientists of the SA Museum in Cape Town now Iziko Museums

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Palaeontology some interesting sites

The Phosphate Mine was developed during WWI in 1914 1918 and probably produced about 6000 tons of phosphatic rock despatched from Wellington by rail Overlying the Varswater formation is calcareous aeolianite of the Langebaan Formation or else the unconsolidated quartzose aeolian sands of the Springfontein Formation

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West Coast Fossil Park Nightjar Travel

The West Coast Fossil Park protects what is possibly the greatest diversity of five million year old fossils in the world These fossils were discovered during phosphate mining operations near Langebaan during the late 1950s

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CT day zero now August/maybe not 2021 Page 2

· lupedelupe wrote Makes one wonder what the 30 million litres/day sucked from the Langebaan aquifer for a phosphate mine will do in time This project is currently stopped and apparently under review

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West Coast Fossil Park South Africa HubPages

In 1958 an employee at the Chemfos Mine a phosphate mining operation in Langebaanweg showed researchers a remarkable find he uncovered while excavating material from the company s mine in Langebaanweg The nearby town of Langebaan offers varied experiences to visitors including different accommodation options Things to do

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Velddrif Activities Weskus Wegbreek

Phosphate mining operations at Langebaanweg uncovered one of the richest fossil sites in the world Over the past 40 years bones of 200 different kinds of animals many of them new to science have been recovered

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SPECIALIST ARCHAEOLOGICAL STUDY

SPECIALIST ARCHAEOLOGICAL STUDY ELANDSFONTEIN PHOSPHATE MINING RIGHT ON A PORTION OF PORTION 2 AND PORTION 4 OF THE FARM ELANDSFONTEIN 349 SALDANHA 15km southeast of the Langebaan Phosphate Works which was then still in operation during the on behalf of EEM to undertake the HIA of the proposed Phosphate mining

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Visit West Coast Fossil Park on your trip to Saldanha or

Visit West Coast Fossil Park in South Africa and tour many such Museums at Inspirock Bones of 200 different animal species can be found at this site which was discovered during phosphate mining operations in 1993 September ATTRACTION STYLE Popular PACE Medium 5 days in Langebaan BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA

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Pretoria to Langebaan 6 ways to travel via train plane

The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Langebaan costs only R 1 155 and the quickest way takes just 5¾ hours Phosphate mining operations at Langebaanweg uncovered these rich fossil deposits The fossils include bones of over 200 different animal species The fossil park was formed after mining operations ceased in 1993 The

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