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Some form of environmental standards are needed for larger countries like China and Russia, and other developing countries that mine large volumes of strategic minerals. Erosion and endangered species habitat. Mining is an inherently invasive process that can cause damage to a landscape in an area much larger than the mining site itself.Impact of iron ore mining on suspended sediment response in a tropical catchment in Kudremukh, Western Ghats, India Jagdish Krishnaswamya,e, , Milind Bunyanb, Vishal K. Mehtac, Niren Jaind, K. Ullas Karanthe a Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, 659, 5th A Main Road, Hebbal, Bangalore 560024, India b School of Forest Resources and Conservation, University of.Sep 30, 2011 Mining in Goa damage to the environment greater than loss of revenue. Illegal mining in Goa is being projected as a bigger scam than Bellary. While revenue losses from illegal mining has been estimated at about Rs 3,000 crore, the loss by way of damage to the environment and loss of livelihood has not been estimated.Iron in ore iron is most commonly found in the form of magnetite (Fe3O4), hematite (Fe2O3), goethite (FeO(OH)), limonite (FeO(OH) n(H2O)) or siderite (FeCO3). Roughly 98 of iron ore on the global market is used in iron and steel production. Common methods of extracting the iron ore consist of blasting, drilling, or general excavating, ,. Most.