Westerly News – Mt. Polley mining disaster remembered. “We do not want Imperial Metals in Tla-o-qui-aht territory.”

Tofino’s environmental front-runners participated in a water ceremony on Friday, Aug. 4 to commemorate the third anniversary of the Mount Polley mine disaster. On August 4, 2014, the Imperial Metals’ mine suffered a dam breach, which flooded nearby lakes and waterways with toxic...
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Northern Ontario Business – Mining can be green and “sustainable.” Miners, First Nations feed fodder to government policy wonks

Government needs to help encourage greater Indigenous participation in the mining sector if it wants to make progress on national reconciliation and to “unlock billions of economic activity” across the country. The Canadian Mineral Industry Federation (CMIF) submitted an Aug; 14...
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Vancouver Sun – Taseko Mines halts exploration work at New Prosperity.

By Derrick Penner. Taseko Mines has suspended plans for exploration work around its proposed New Prosperity copper-gold mine in the Cariboo Chilcotin in the face of legal disputes, a company official said. The company took the step as the federal government, which has twice...
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