no coal mine on the denniston plateau

No coal mine on the Denniston Plateau!

2021-4-2  If Bathurst Resources has its way, Denniston will be the gateway to an extensive network of open-cast coal mines across this stunning mountain range, cutting even into areas listed with DoC as "high priority for protection" in the Ngakawau Ecological District. 50,000 people marched in protest against mines in our conservation lands last year; granting Bathurst the right to mine the Denniston Plateau

More

Mine No mine: the fight for Denniston — Pundit

2011-9-21  The fight over the different kinds of wealth on the “impoverished” Denniston plateau is about more than just Denniston. Chances are, it could finish in the Supreme Court Last week the West Coast Environment Network, Forest Bird, and others filed appeals against the resource consent granted three weeks earlier, to coal miner Bathurst Resources.

More

Denniston Plateau, Millerton: abandoned coal ... -

2021-1-22  Denniston Plateau Millerton, abandoned coal mining towns: Ngakawau, Granity, Waimangaroa Britannia Gold Mine, Stockton Tours, etc. The journey is worth it! +64 210 585 177 0800 122 688 toll free [email protected] Auckland, New Zealand

More

Denniston Mine Experience - Take a journey inward at

..lived and worked in the windswept bleakness of Denniston`s infamous mountain plateau on New Zealand's wild West Coast. Midst the endless tapping of picks, creaking of props and earthy black soot of ever present coal dust from an 1880s coal mine, a proud and close-knit community formed within this remarkable land of contrasts. Plunge deep...

More

History - Denniston Experience - Denniston Mine

Denniston of yesterday. The Denniston Plateau is home to one of the richest, high quality coal seams in New Zealand. For decades it was the country's largest producing coal mine, with an estimated 12 million ton carried down the incline during its operation

More

Questions and answers about the Denniston coal mine ...

2021-7-23  There are currently about 170 active mining or quarrying operations on conservation land. More than 80 percent of these operations are located on the West Coast and they range from small gravel pits to open cast gold or coal mines such as the Oceana’s Globe mine near Reefton or Solid Energy’s Stockton Mine near Westport. 9.

More

Denniston Plateau coal mine appeal thrown out - NZ

2013-6-6  The environmental watchdog said the effects of an unimplemented coal mining licence by state-owned Solid Energy for another mine, the Sullivan Mine, also on the Denniston Plateau,

More

Denniston offthemainroadnz

2015-8-1  The wagons were loaded with coal at the Brakehead, once they descended the incline they would be taken by train to Westport and loaded onto ships. As the demand for coal declined the operation at Denniston was gradually reduced. In 1967 the railway closed and production declined. In 1995 Coalcorp (now Solid Energy) ceased mining at Denniston.

More

Denniston NZHistory, New Zealand history online

A small, almost abandoned coal town, 27 km north-east of Westport. On a bare plateau at an altitude of 600 metres, Denniston was the bleakest of the coal mining towns, often shrouded in

More

Mine No mine: the fight for Denniston — Pundit

2011-9-21  Mine No mine: the fight for Denniston. The fight over the different kinds of wealth on the “impoverished” Denniston plateau is about more than just Denniston. Chances are, it could finish in the Supreme Court. Last week the West Coast Environment Network, Forest Bird, and others filed appeals against the resource consent granted three ...

More

Help stop the Escarpment Mine - Denniston Plateau -

2011-6-15  Help stop the Escarpment Mine – Denniston Plateau. A new coal mine proposed for the West Coast would destroy 200 hectares of a nationally significant ecosystem and increase New Zealand’s coal exports by up to 62%. The mine, located entirely on public conservation land, would be run by Buller Coal Limited (owned by Bathurst Resources Ltd ...

More

Proposal to mine coal on Denniston Plateau - 2273

The paper is an analysis of the effects of an economic project (Coal mining) taking place in a reserve (Denniston Plateau). First, a summary of the stakeholders was done and the historical context examined. Thereafter, the report looked at the consequences of this project on all entities. It was found that consumers of the product (mainly ...

More

Denniston Plateau - Coal Action Network Aotearoa

2011-8-22  A shot of the stunning Denniston plateau, under threat from Bathurst’s proposed Escarpment coal mine. To help in the campaign against this mine on conservation land, or to find out more, please email the West Coast Environment Network [email protected]

More

Questions and answers about the Denniston coal mine ...

2021-7-23  Questions and answers about the Denniston coal mine agreement. Learn more about the process used and the agreement reached. 1. What has been the process for considering this access agreement? The Department of Conservation originally received an access application from L and M Mining for the Escarpment Mine proposal in December 2008.

More

Government blocks land sale on Denniston Plateau

2018-2-6  The Overseas Investment Office had recommended that Bathurst Coal be allowed to buy three separate areas on the Denniston Plateau. But that recommendation has been rejected by the Conservation Minister, Eugenie Sage, and the Associate Finance Minister, David Clark.

More

350 AOTEAROA – Westpac -Denniston Coal

Westpac: Stop Financing Coal Mining on. the Denniston Plateau. Bathurst Resources wants to turn the spectacular Denniston Plateau into a large open cast coal mine. And Westpac is helping finance them. Tell Westpac you want them to stop funding climate change, especially coal mining on the Denniston Plateau.

More

Denniston offthemainroadnz

2015-8-1  The rocky plateau (494 meters above sea level) offers magnificent views of coastal plains and ocean, the dramatic landscape is breathtaking. For many decades Denniston was New Zealand’s largest producing coal mine, yielding a premium quality coal from underground mines. The coal was loaded into railway wagons and lowered by cable down an ...

More

Mine plan adds to plateau's struggle Stuff.co.nz

2012-1-17  Mine plan adds to plateau's struggle. Opposition grew strongly in late 2011 to Australian-owned Bathurst Resources' plans for an open-cast coalmine on conservation land on the West Coast's ...

More

Denniston NZHistory, New Zealand history online

The Great Strike of 1913 was in fact a series of strikes between mid-October 1913 and mid-January 1914. It was one of New Zealand’s most violent and disruptive industrial confrontations. A small, almost abandoned coal town, 27 km north-east of Westport. On a bare plateau at an altitude of 600 metres, Denniston was the bleakest of the coal ...

More

Help stop the Escarpment Mine - Denniston Plateau -

2011-6-15  Help stop the Escarpment Mine – Denniston Plateau. A new coal mine proposed for the West Coast would destroy 200 hectares of a nationally significant ecosystem and increase New Zealand’s coal exports by up to 62%. The mine, located entirely on public conservation land, would be run by Buller Coal Limited (owned by Bathurst Resources Ltd ...

More

350 AOTEAROA – Westpac -Denniston Coal

Westpac: Stop Financing Coal Mining on. the Denniston Plateau. Bathurst Resources wants to turn the spectacular Denniston Plateau into a large open cast coal mine. And Westpac is helping finance them. Tell Westpac you want them to stop funding climate change, especially coal mining on the Denniston Plateau.

More

Save the Denniston Plateau « The Standard

2013-5-23  The maths are simple: we can burn less than 565 more gigatons of carbon dioxide and stay below 2°C of warming — anything more than that risks catastrophe for life on earth. Coal is the worst fossil fuel for CO2 emissions – it needs to stay in the ground. infused 3.1.1. 23 May 2013 at 3:01 pm.

More

Court clears the way for Denniston mine - NewsComAu

2013-8-8  Court clears the way for Denniston mine. NZ'S Environment Court gives Bathurst Resources the go ahead to mine on the Denniston Plateau, disappointing conservationists.

More

PERMISSIONS MINING REPORT

2018-5-23  coal mine in the vicinity of the historic Escarpment underground coal mine on the Denniston Plateau. The proposal is referred to as the Escarpment Mine Project, or EMP. The Applicant holds a mining permit (MP 51279) over 199.2 hectares (ha) in respect of the ...

More

The Denniston incline – Coal and coal mining – Te Ara ...

2021-7-8  This National Film Unit film shows the Denniston incline cable railway in action in 1967, just before it closed. North of Brunner on the plateau at Denniston, 600 metres above sea level, there were high-quality coal deposits, and mining these was made possible by the construction of the incline in 1879.

More

Denniston West Coast NZ

The 100-year-long production that was the plateau can still be seen in the Cornish stonemasonry, the town loop tracks and the walkable 2.5km coal transportation rope road linking Coalbrookdale to the Brakehead. Walk the 1884 Bridle Path and listen to the Denniston Rose app. Denniston Plateau also boasts several mountain biking trails in the area.

More

Life on Denniston Plateau at Hokitika's Regent Theatre ...

On the West Coast of New Zealand on the wind-swept Denniston Plateau where neither gardens nor graves could be dug, the Westport Coal Company developed collieries and began building houses for mining families in the late C19th.In search of a better life in a new land, skilled British, Scots and Welsh mineworkers arrived to work the coal and established a number of vibrant communities.All the ...

More

'Secret' coal mining plans on the West Coast alarm

2017-5-2  * Coal mine proposed for West Coast reserve land challenged in court ... An area known as Whareatea West, on the Denniston Plateau, was proposed for open cast coal mining, he said.

More

The Denniston Experience, Denniston Plateau,

2017-2-21  CBD Grantham Street, Hamilton. A unique interactive tour into an 1880's underground coal mine. Includes a train ride, glow worms, audio visuals experiences Take a train ride into the first of the Denniston mines. Advanced audio visuals take you back to 1880's coal mining. Have a go at hewing coal, clipping coal tubs, erecting pit props ...

More

Copyright © 2020.Company name All rights reserved.SiteMap