EXPLORATION & DEVELOPMENT

Pebble permitting possible soon

Northern Dynasty Minerals believes it will soon start the permitting process for its Pebble project in Alaska, following a two-year hiatus as it challenged an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ruling against the project, president and CEO Ron Thiessen told Mining Journal at the Prospectors & Developers Association conference in Toronto.

Destruction of the water system that hosts a renowned salmon run is a central part of the anti-Pebble campaign

Destruction of the water system that hosts a renowned salmon run is a central part of the anti-Pebble campaign

Northern Dynasty turned to the US Federal Court to overturn a ruling the EPA made under the Clean Water Act that stopped the project in 2014. Pebble hosts 57 billion pounds of copper and 70 million ounces...

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