ICTMN Staff
8/11/16
Almost two years to the day since Imperial Metals’ Polley Mine spewed four billion gallons of wastewater and toxic sludge into the pristine forests of northeastern British Columbia...
ICTMN Staff
4/9/16
The United Tribes of Bristol Bay were exuberant last week upon learning that Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had registered his opposition to large-scale mining in...
ICTMN Staff
2/3/15
First Nations reacted with firm resolve to a report that found design flaws had led to a tailings pond breach at Mount Polley mine last August that sent four billion gallons of min...
ICTMN Staff
12/18/14
On December 16, President Barack Obama declared the Bristol Bay region of Alaska off limits to new oil and gas drilling leases. While this does not address mining, or Pebble Ltd...
Daniel Mesec
11/29/14
Stacked with Tahltan elders in the defense box, a British Columbian Supreme Court granted Imperial Metals’ Red Chris mine an indefinite injunction to prevent future blockades of it...
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, environmentalists and just about everyone else are aghast at the severity of the toxic spill from a tailings pond...
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...
Paula Dobbyn
5/2/14
It has become an all-too-familiar story: Pristine waters. Salmon habitat. Sacred significance. Mining...

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