There’s lots of news today surrounding a government review panel’s recommendation that Kemess North Mine (400km northwest of Prince George) not be given environmental approval. At the heart of the issue: the use of Amazay Lake as a tailings pond.
Panel Rejects BC Mine Project Worth $8 Billion (theTyee.ca)
Open-pit mine too risky: panel (Vancouver Sun)
Mine plan shot down (Prince George? Citizen)
Panel ruling shakes B.C. miners (Globe and Mail)