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Post-Mining Alliance
New landscapes new lives

Images of good practice in post-mining regenerationPromoting good practice in post-mining regeneration

The mining industry provides essential raw materials for our modern lives. Yet when mines close the environmental and socio-economic legacy can be huge.

There are, however, ways to regenerate former mining sites for the benefit of the local community and natural environment.

Finding solutions together

The Post-Mining Alliance is an independent, not-for-profit group, based at the UK’s Eden Project - itself a former clay mining pit transformed into an environmental tourism attraction and educational charity.

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