BHP is once again proposing to expand its operations at Olympic Dam in South Australia. If approved, the expansion would increase BHP’s already significant impacts on land, water, culture and wildlife. On this week’s show, we hear from independent environmental campaigner David Noonan, who outlines the numerous flaws and potential impacts of the proposal.
Check out David Noonan's recent briefing papers about the impacts of the proposed expansion of Olympic Dam:
Briefing Paper & Chronology of Events by David Noonan, update 22 May 2020
BHP has Questions to answer on Worker Safety, Transparency and Accountability at Olympic Dam
Comments on EIS Guidelines by David Noonan
Independent Environment Campaigner, 25 May 2020
Briefing Paper prepared by David Noonan, Independent Environment Campaigner, 18 May 2020