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A smallpany, Tintina Resources, has partnered with Australian mining firm Sandfire Resources and applied for to develop a large copper mine directly adjacent to and underneath Sheep Creek at the headwaters of the Smith River in central Montana.The project, known as the Black Butte Copper Mine, is located approximately 20 miles north of White Sulphur Springs in central Montana.

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1.1 PHASES OF A MINING PROJECT Home ELAW

1. Overview of Mining and its Impacts1 Proposed mining projects vary according to the type of metals or materials to be extracted from the earth. The majority of proposed mining projects involve the extraction of ore deposits such as copper, nickel, cobalt, gold, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, and platinum. The environmental

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Showing the Cracks: New Report Shows Design Flaws in

A new report prepared for the Arizona Mining Reform Coalition by Dr. Steven Emerman shows serious flaws and deficiencies in the technical design of Rio Tintos proposed Resolution Copper mine. The proposed mine, which would destroy Oak Flat and more than 5,000 additional acres of precious public land, already is known to cause unacceptable and irreparable harm.

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Mining and the BWCAW: New Film Aims for In Depth Look

Both the sulfide ore copper mining projects stand at the headwaters of some of Minnesotas most iconic waterways, the Great Lakes. Water is under threat in the land of 10,000 lakes.

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Twin Metals updates copper nickel mine plans, including

The leases cover areas at and around the proposed mine site along the Kawishiwi River and Birch Lake just outside the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. formal mine project proposal. It

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DNR issues permits for PolyMet mine in northeastern

The NorthMet project will create an open pit copper, nickel, cobalt and precious metals mine in the Hoyt Lakes Babbit area. Because this is the first copper nickel mine in the state of

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Project 2014 TRES Consult T LTD

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment ESIA for the proposed Copper Mining Project at Mirundumo Area, Songambele Village in Kapalamsenga Ward, Mpanda District, Katavi Region, Tanzania, Gimonge Mining and Mineral Limited, 2014

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BC mining in 2016: New mines on track despite dire outlook

While the number and size of new mines proposed for B.C. suggest there is still a lot of optimism about B.C. as a mining jurisdiction, that confidence in the sector wont mean muchmodity

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Mining tresconsult

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment for the Proposed Sino Energy Copper Mining Project at Mirundumo, Kapalamsenga Village Kapalamsenga Ward, Mpanda District, Rukwa Region, Tanzania, Sinopany Limited, 2012 Project Brief for the Proposed Copper Mining Project at Kinusi Area/Village, Ipera Ward, Mpwapwa District, Dodoma Region

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Homepage Resolution Copper

At Resolution Copper, were investing inmunity, our state and our nation to create value for generations. The proposed mine is currently in its permitting, planning and development stage. Were conducting a variety of technical studies necessary to lay the groundwork for a modern, world class mine.

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Opponents of Alaska's Bristol Bay gold mine continue their

A man erects a flag against the proposed Pebble Mine in Alaska in 2008. Photograph: Bridget Besaw/Aurora Photos/Corbis Opponents of the development of the world's largest gold mine, in Alaska's

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Background Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange

The area around Superior, Arizona has a long mining history starting with discovery of copper at the Silver Queen mine in 1875, 37 years before Arizona became a state and 30 years before the U.S. Forest Service was founded.

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Proposed PolyMet mine in northeastern Star Tribune

PolyMet projects that the copper nickel mine will create 360 permanent local jobs, and hundreds more indirectly.pany estimates it will produce $80 million annually in federal, state and

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Final Record of Decision Rosemont Copper Project

The ROD outlines Supervisor Dewberrys decision to select the Barrel Alternative and approve the Mine Plan of Operations once amended, and to amend the 1986 Coronado National Forest Plan by creating a new management area around the mine site.

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Gunnison Copper Project, Arizona Mining Technology

The Gunnison Copper Project is located in Cochise County, approximately 65 miles 105km east of Tucson, Arizona, within the historic Johnson Camp Mining District. The project covers an area of approximately 9,560ac.

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Massive copper mine tests Trump's push to slash regulation

The massive project which would be among the worlds largest copper mines underscores the dangers of weakening Americas rigorous permitting process at a time mining

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Resolution Copper Mine Resolution Copper

Resolution Copper Mine Responsible development, innovation and opportunity The Resolution Copper project is a proposed copper mine that can supply the world with the copper it needs to support ongoing technological and environmental innovation.

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1.1 PHASES OF A MINING PROJECT Home ELAW

1. Overview of Mining and its Impacts1 Proposed mining projects vary according to the type of metals or materials to be extracted from the earth. The majority of proposed mining projects involve the extraction of ore deposits such as copper, nickel, cobalt, gold, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, and platinum. The environmental

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Trump administration gives Twin Metals new lease on copper

1 day ago· The federal government says it plans to formally renew the mineral leases for the controversial proposed Twin Metals copper nickel mine on the doorstep of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

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Permit to Mine Minnesota DNR MN Department of Natural

The DNR has issued the permit to mine for the Poly Met Mining, Inc. PolyMet NorthMet mining project. The purpose of a permit to mine is to control the possible adverse environmental effects of mining by ensuring orderly construction and development of a mine, sound operational practices, and progressive reclamation of mined areas.

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Michigan's first gold mine in decades gets tentative

Sep 07, 2016· MENOMINEE COUNTY, MI A Canadian exploratorypany just cleared a major hurdle on its path to build a controversial open pit gold, zinc and copper mine

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Mining Congressman Rick Nolan

For example, the proposed Polymet land exchange has undergone seven years of environmental review, in addition to the 12 years of intensive review ofpanys proposed copper and nickel mining project.

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Excelsior Mining Arizona Inc. Gunnison Copper Project

UIC Area Permit R9UIC AZ3 FY16 1 and supporting documents for Class III In Situ Production of Copper: Gunnison Copper Project, Cochise County, Arizona, issued to Excelsior Mining Arizona Inc., Concord Place, Suite 300, 2999 North 44th Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85018.

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Native Americans hope to protect ancestral sites

The proposed block cave mine is expected to span 11 square miles and dig 7,000 feet below the surface, according to the project summary. The Arizona Mining Reform Coalition , which includes major environmental groups and at least 20 tribal governments, oppose the mine.

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U.S. Blocks Mine Planned Near Boundary Waters in Minnesota

Dec 15, 2016· The Obama administration on Thursday blocked development of a copper and nickel mine near a popular wilderness area in northern Minnesota, saying the project

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copper mine projects in arizona

Jan 19, 2018· Background Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange . The area around Superior, Arizona has a long mining history starting with discovery of copper at the Silver Queen mine in 1875, 37 years before Arizona The Resolution Copper project is a proposed copper mine that can supply the The project will generate sustainable benefits

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Pebble Project Div. of Mining, Land, and Water

The Pebble Project is a copper gold molybdenum porphyry deposit in the advanced exploration stage. The project is located on state land in the Bristol Bay Region of southwest Alaska, approximately 17 miles northwest ofmunity of Iliamna.

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Long quiet copper project near Babbitt stirs Duluth News

The Teck copper mine near Babbitt, once among the largest copper projects proposed in Minnesota but out of the limelight for most of a decade, may be stirring again.

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Mining project in hard hit Ariz. town locked in land

A proposed copper mine in southern Arizona could bring billions to the hardmunity of Superior where businesses sit empty, homes are boarded up and the economy is in shambles.

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Recent and potential metallic mining projects Wisconsin DNR

The proposed Back 40 Mine project is located in Michigan therefore, the State of Michigan has exclusive permitting authority for the proposed mine. Aquila Resources applied to the State of Michigan for the required permits to mine the deposit in late 2015.

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Save the Boundary Waters

Sign the Petition. The Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters is leading the effort to ensure permanent protection for the Boundary Waters Wilderness, America's most visited Wilderness and Minnesota 's crown jewel, from proposed sulfide ore copper mining.Join us and speak loudly for this quiet place.

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Poll: Most Minnesotans oppose mine near BWCAW Duluth

The company also has proposed processing its ore in an already developed area near existing or past iron mining activities closer to the traditional Iron Range, to reduce the project's above

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NorthMet Mining Project and Land Exchange

NorthMet Mining Project and Land Exchange EXECUTIVE SUMMARY ES 7 NOVEMBER 2015 NEPA AND MEPA PROCESS Development of the FEIS As a major federal action and a project that meets or exceeds a state mandatory EIS threshold, the NorthMet Project Proposed Action and Land Exchange Proposed Action trigger the need for an EIS under NEPA and MEPA.

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First Nation, Citizens Oppose Pancontinental Resources

Community members are concerned that the proposed low grade nickel cobalt copper mining project, potentially acid generating, would irreparably alter or destroy this sensitive area.

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Feds reopen forests near Boundary Waters to mining MPR News

The Trump administration has canceled a study of a proposed 20 year mining ban within the watershed of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, clearing the way for renewed mineral leasing.

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Great Lakes MININg

TWIN METALS MINE IN MINNESOTA. The second copper nickel mine proposal likely to reach the environmental review stage in Minnesota is the proposed Twin Metals mine, located near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

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Rosemont Copper

Rosemont Copper is the name of a proposed new and large open pit copper mine project pursued by the Canadian mining corporation Hudbay Minerals. It is in a permitting review process under the direction of the United States Forest Service and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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New poll finds statewide opposition to copper mining near

A new statewide opinion poll appears to show growing opposition to copper mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. In the poll, paid for by opponents to copper mining, 70 percent of

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Feds Keep Proposed Minnesota Copper Mine Plan Alive

President Donald Trump's administration has resurrected an effort to build a proposed copper nickel mine near the Boundary Waters Canoe Wilderness Area in

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USDA Cancels Environmental Study, Reopens Mining Leases

Although Minnesotas Iron Range has traditionally been home to taconite mines, the proposed project by Twin Metalsa subsidiary of the Chilean ownedpany Antofagastawould be an underground copper nickel mine, which has yet to be tried in the state.

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Hecla has eye on long term with deal to buy Rock Creek

Mar 31, 2015· Hecla Mining Co. is poised to buy a large silver copper deposit in northwest Montana whose location beneath a wilderness area has spurred decades of debate over whether it

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Roseby Copper Project, Queensland Mining Technology

Roseby Copper Project covers an area of 1,400 square kilometres in Queensland, Australia. Roseby contains copper gold and copper deposits. Mining operations will initially target the Little Eva deposit.

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Canadianpany Exits Pebble Mine Deal In Alaska

May 27, 2018· Opponents of the mine are calling on the state's governor to stop the project. The copper and gold mine would be located on state lands near

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PolyMet Mine in Northeastern Minnesota PolyMet Mining

The NorthMet project will be the firstmercially mine copper, nickel and precious metals in theplex The Laurentian Divide separates the St. Louis River basin from the Rainy River basin, where the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is located. Ownership and control.

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Biological Resources Survey Copper Flat Mine: Nine Mill

Copper Flat Mine is in the Chihuahuan Desert region of Sierra County, New Mexico NM approximately 20 miles southwest of Truth or Consequences and 4 miles east of Hillsboro. The 11 sites evaluated in this report lie along state highway 152 from 2 to 6 miles east of the THEMACs proposed Copper Flat mine permit area Figure 1 .

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The Latest: Environmentalists denounce permits for PolyMet

ST. PAUL, Minn. AP The Latest on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources decision to issue permits for a proposed copper nickel mine all times local:

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Guided by science and public opinion, land managers say

The decision halts a proposed sulfide ore copper mine project from destroying the clean waters of Americas most popular wilderness area a prime hunting, fishing and recreation destination that helps support 17,000 jobs and drive $850 million in economic

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Divisive Minnesota Mine Wins Permits, but Faces Challenges

Divisive Minnesota Mine Wins Permits, but Faces Challenges. Minnesota regulators have granted key permits to the proposed PolyMet copper nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota.

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Superior mine opponents say they will continue to protest

The mine proposed by Resolution Copper Mining LLC jointly owned by U.K. based Rio Tinto Group and Australia based BHP Billiton Ltd. would result in a 2 mile wide, 1,000 foot deep crater at

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British Columbia Mining Newsmentary

Prospecting, rock and soil geochemical sampling graded as high as 231 grams per tonne silver, 2.83 copper and 6.15 zinc at the Dragon Tale zone over an area measuring 1.4 km by 0.7 km.

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Guided by science and public opinion, land managers say

The decision halts a proposed sulfide ore copper mine project from destroying the clean waters of Americas most popular wilderness area a prime hunting, fishing and recreation destination that helps support 17,000 jobs and drive $850 million in economic

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King king Mining Project

The Project in the King king area in the mountains above the town of Pantukan on the Gulf of Davao will develop a gold rich porphyry copper deposit. The project area has been extensively drilled and sampled since it was discovered in 1980.

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