|Location||Total land disturbed and not yet rehabilitated opening balance||Total amount of land newly disturbed within the reporting year||Total amount of land newly rehabilitated within the reporting period to agreed upon end use||Total amount of land rehabilitated to date||Total amount of land disturbed and not yet rehabilitated closing balance||Total land managed|
|AGA Brazil (Mineracao)||487||21||59||535||449||20,863|
|West Wits (Input)||1,310||-||9||305||1,301||3,744|
|Mine Waste Solutions||3,329||11||-||16||3,340||7,182|
|Vaal River (Input)||4,244||2||-||1,010||4,246||8,245|
|Number of company operations that have closure plans||16||All AngloGold Ashanti-managed operations have a closure plan in place. Details of closure-related liabilities are presented in the annual Integrated Report and financial provisions for closure are given in the Annual Financial Statements.|
|Percentage of company operations that have closure plans||100%||100% of AngloGold Ashanti operations have a closure plan in place. Details of closure liabilities are given in the Integrated annual report and financial provisions for closure are given in the Annual Financial Statements.|
|- Vaal River||0||0||0||3|
|- West Wits||0||0||0||2.8|
|First Uranium SA||0||0||0||32.2|
|United States of America|
|Less equity accounted investments included above(3)||(3.1)||(20.6)||(23.7)||(54)|
|Less liabilities held for sale included above(6)||0||0||0||(96.4)|
- (1) Includes Savuka.
- (2) Includes Mpasatia (Bibiani pit).
- (3) The equity-accounted investments includes Yatela and Kibali (2019: includes Mali assets, Kibali and Gramalote).
- (4) Morila and Sadiola were sold during the year.
- (5) Gramalote became a Joint Operation during the year.
- (6) Includes the liabilities held for sale of Mponeng, Great Noligwa, Tau Tona, VR and WW legacy projects and First Uranium.
|Number of sites that have been assessed as requiring a BMP||16||AngloGold Ashanti adopted a Biodiversity Management Standard in 2014. It requires all active AGA-managed operations or major projects to undertake biodiversity risk assessments and where necessary, implement a Biodiversity Action Plan. By the end of 2020, not all the AGA-managed operations or major projects had completed the required biodiversity risk assessments. (Note that Activities were suspended at La Colosa due to a Force Majeure).|
|Number of sites in need of a BMP that have a BMP in place and operational||14|
|Total number of IUCN Red List species and national conservation list species||Endangered Category:|
IUCN: One species of mammal at AGA Mineração (Brazil).
National: One species of plant and one species of fish at AGA Mineração Brazil.
IUCN: Six species of tree at Obuasi; one species of bird and two species of fish at AGA Mineração (Brazil); 2 species of tree, one species of plant and one species of insect at Geita (Tanzania).
National: One species of plant in South Africa. Two species of plant, two species of mammal and one species of fish at AGA Mineração (Brazil).
|Near Threatened Category:|
IUCN: Two species of mammal at Cerro Vanguardia; two species of bird and two species of mammals at AGA Mineração Brazil; and one species of plant in South Africa.
National: Two species of plants in South Africa.
|Country and operation|
|Iduapriem||The Neung North Forest Reserve is located immediately adjacent to the southern boundary of the Iduapriem operational area. Iduapriem mine’s concession is 13,922 ha, part of which lies adjacent to the forest reserve. 5.2 ha of the mine’s authorized exploration lies within the reserve.|
|Geita||The operation’s special mining license (SML) is 19,627 ha of which 15,100 ha lies within the Geita forest reserve. The Geita forest reserve has undergone significant deforestation mostly from unauthorised activities such as timber and charcoal making and illegal mining activities, which are not related to AngloGold Ashanti operations.|
|AGA Mineração||RPPN AngloGold Cuiaba, a private natural heritage reserve, is owned and managed by AngloGold Ashanti. The area under management of Cuiaba Mine is 3,885 ha, of which the RPPN comprises 726 ha. The RPPN falls in the Atlantic Forest biome and is listed in national legislation.|
|RPPN Mata Samuel de Paula, a private natural heritage reserve, is owned and managed by AngloGold Ashanti. The total area under management at Queiroz is 6,449 ha, of which the RPPN comprises 146 ha. The RPPN falls in the Atlantic Forest biome and is listed in national legislation.|
|The Córrego do Sítio mine has an area of 3,039 ha, of which the RPPN comprises 508 ha. It is 1km from the Caraça National Reserve. The reserve falls in the Atlantic Forest biome and is listed in national legislation.|
|Serra Grande||Serra Grande lies within the Cerrado biome. The mines footprint is 2,608 ha, of this area, 271.81 ha are declared protected areas (Legal Reserves) of the Cerrado biome and are adjacent to the mining activities, but within a 5km radius.|