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Chile environment court rules EIA needed for Norte Abierto

An environmental court in Chile has ordered an environmental impact assessment and consultation process to be undertaken on the Norte Abierto gold-copper project in the Atacama region after the Colla indigenous community expressed concern about potential impacts on its traditional way of life.

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The Caspiche area of Norte Abierto in Chile

The court ruled against the Environmental Evaluation Service (SEA) and a favourable evaluation it had given to a 2018 environmental impact declaration about the project on the basis of the impacts the