Water Use and Sustainable Development in Coal Mining – a Case Study from Central Queensland

@inproceedings{Evans2003WaterUA,
  title={Water Use and Sustainable Development in Coal Mining – a Case Study from Central Queensland},
  author={Robin Evans},
  year={2003}
}
The use of water to support mining operations in remote areas represents a significant challenge to all mineral companies operating in Australia. When infrastructure and management systems provided by the company are also involved in supplying local communities and rural industries, the multiple stakeholders and different values involved introduce a complexity that reflects overlapping and sometimes conflicting priorities associated with the concept of sustainable development. This paper… CONTINUE READING