Coal mining

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Image: Huolinguole City is located at the northern end of the Keerqin grassland. The city's main industries are coal mining, power generating and chemical industries. Due to the heavy pollution generated it has become difficult for animals like cows and sheep to live off the grassland, with the local government replacing them with numerous animal sculptures. © Lu Guang / Greenpeace