Water from Colton Mine will “improve Mary River” says New Hope Coal

coal-miners-underground image www.frasercoastcentral.com.au

The proposed open-cut Colton coal mine is facing a legal challenge in the Queensland Land Court in Brisbane.

Community group Aldershot and District Against Mining has objected to the mine based on dust and noise concerns as well as Colton’s proposal to discharge water into the Mary River.

Continue reading