In most cases, the mines being cleared around the world were emplaced decades ago; yet the techniques and equipment being used during clearance treat them as though they were new. The author looks briefly at the effects of ageing on mines and considers possible implications.
"As Mines Grow Old,"
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 11
, Article 2.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol11/iss2/2