Deep Seabed Mining
For the last decade, The Ocean Foundation has been engaged in support of non-governmental organizations on deep seabed mining.
By: Carla O. García Zendejas I am flying at an altitude of 39,000 ft. while thinking of the ocean’s depths, those dark places some of us first saw in rare …
Seabed Mining (SBM) is a growing industrial field that involves extracting submerged minerals and deposits from the sea floor. To date, mining for sand, tin and diamonds has been generally limited to shallow coastal waters.