“Let’s leave our children a living planet.” ~ WWF
…Not the people living in and around the mining area, that’s for sure. Please help save Lobo, Batangas (beside Laiya) from destruction! Spread the word!
“…(M)ost, if not all, of the barangay captains who gave their assent to mining–it turns out– did not know what open pit mining entailed. They were told that it would create jobs but did not realize that modern mining is not labor intensive and that it will, in the long run, and for hundreds of decades to come, impoverish them even more. They did not have the faintest idea that the soil upon which they derive crops will no longer be fit for planting, the seas from which they obtain food will die from pollution and poisoning, and the forested mountains that give them fresh air will be blown away.”
“…(A)ll that Lobo now boasts of, environmentally, geographically and historically, are in grave…
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