NGA Tearline: Effects of Coal Mine Deterioration in Eastern Ukraine

In partnership with authors from the College of William & Mary

This study analyzes the deteriorating condition of flooded and neglected coal mines in Ukraine exacerbated by the war and its connection to environmental damage. Who controls the mines and who is responsible for the cleanup depends on who controls the territory in this fluid situation.

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What is NGA Tearline?

NGA is partnering with expert private groups to grow public-facing, authoritative open source intelligence on various strategic and humanitarian intelligence topics that tend to be under-reported within long-form format.

This authoritative open source content will be cited for internal purposes and it will grow public trust by increasing transparency around shared public-private interest in various strategic and humanitarian intelligence topics that are fit for public consumption.

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