CBC – Avoid risk of ‘catastrophic’ tailings pond failure and install new Yellowknife River pipeline, report says.

Yellowknife council receives consultancy report recommending new pipeline over drawing water from the bay The city must decide what to do about Yellowknife’s drinking water supply. The 49-year-old underwater pipe stretching to the Yellowknife River is leaking and has...
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CBC – Goldcorp re-submits rejected application to build Yukon mine. Project manager believes company has done everything it can to ensure application makes it through process.

Mining giant Goldcorp has re-submitted its massive application for environmental permitting to build a gold mine 130 kilometres south of Dawson City, Yukon. The original proposal was filed last March and rejected by the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board...
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