The natural environment surrounding the Gold Ridge mine has been modified substantially and requires an ongoing monitoring program to ensure the ecosystem services of food and water for the local communities continue to be safe. This dataset hosts an article relating to a study that assessed the catchments surrounding the Gold Ridge gold mine (Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands) and found that extensive changes in river course, and water and sediment quality have occurred downstream of the gold mine since its development.
|Publisher||Solomon Islands Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology|
|Modified||15 February 2022|
|Release Date||08 June 2021|
|Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location||Solomon Islands|
|Relevant Countries||Solomon Islands|
|Author||Simon Albert et al.|
|Contact Name||Simon Albert|