This Sept. 11, 2012 photo shows a Whitehaven Coal mine outside Narrabri, Australia, near Gunnedah, 450 kilometerss (280 miles) northwest of Sydney. Turf wars between farmers and miners

 

              This Sept. 11, 2012 photo shows a Whitehaven Coal mine outside Narrabri, Australia, near Gunnedah, 450 kilometerss (280 miles) northwest of Sydney. Turf wars between farmers and miners
This Sept. 11, 2012 photo shows a Whitehaven Coal mine outside Narrabri, Australia, near Gunnedah, 450 kilometerss (280 miles) northwest of Sydney. Turf wars between farmers and miners have triggered a national debate over agricultural land use, a rarity for such a sparsely populated country. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)
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