Environmental group takes Ontario diamond mine to court

Environmental group takes Ontario diamond mine to court

With assistance from Ecojustice lawyers, Wildlands League takes mining giant De Beers to court over failures to report on methylmercury, a neurotoxin. Continue reading Environmental group takes Ontario diamond mine to court

The Fundamentals of Environmental Risk Assessment to be held April 9-11, 2014 in Sudbury, Ontario

MIRARCO and Goodman School of Mines are pleased to offer a short course on: The Fundamentals of Environmental Risk Assessment. A three day course on: the background science and communication of environmetal risks, as well as risk management and environmental rehabilitation. Continue reading The Fundamentals of Environmental Risk Assessment to be held April 9-11, 2014 in Sudbury, Ontario

Wilderness Committee Decries Plans to Develop Prosperity Mine

Vancouver – The Wilderness Committee strongly condemned Liberal leadership hopeful Christy Clark’s suggestion, reported in a recent Globe and Mail article, that Ottawa should be pressured to approve the so-called Prosperity Mine, located on the Chilcotin Plateau west of Williams Lake, BC. The proposed Taseko Mines Inc. operation would have turned Fish Lake into a tailings pond for mine waste.

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