ICTMN Staff
8/8/14
The Polley Mine tailings-pond disaster unfolding in British Columbia is being watched closely by those opposing the Pebble Mine proposal in neighboring Alaska’s Bristol Bay region...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/14
First Nations are demanding immediate action, and a lot more communication, from officials at Imperial Metals Corp, whose ruptured tailings pond has sent torrents of metals-laden s...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/14
A tailings pond breach has sent rivers of toxic slurry cascading into three lakes in British Columbia, contaminating drinking water, endangering major salmon runs and prompting a f...
Marla Cone and Brian Bienkowski, Environmental Health News
6/12/14
Reprinted with permission from Environmental Health News ...
ICTMN Staff
4/18/14
A three Judge Appellate Court heard more than two weeks of litigation before ruling in favor of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes that concluded the conduct of the FMC corporation: “thre...
Alex Ewen
4/10/14
“Thus he learned that there are spirits in the water – that water is life.” – Wichita Legend of the Water Spirit The tragedy of Malaysian flight 370, which disappeared en route to ...
ICTMN Staff
2/21/14
First it was the National Institutes of Health, and now awareness of the scourge of uranium contamination on the Navajo Nation Reservation has made its way to The New York Times ...
ICTMN Staff
1/24/14
Freedom Industries, safe for now behind its Chapter 11 bankruptcy barricade, has revealed that a second chemical also escaped during the January 9 spill into the Elk River in West ...
ICTMN Staff
1/20/14
As the last of the tap water use bans were lifted for residents of West Virginia, the company whose coal-processing chemical had spilled into the Elk River filed for Chapter 11 pro...
Vincent Schilling
1/15/14
The pollution tainting the water of American Indians and West Virginia residents is nothing new, Native leaders said as the state’s attorney general and other authorities launched ...

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