ICTMN Staff
10/21/14
Several First Nations and environmental groups are back in court this month to continue their fight to preserve the Peel Watershed in Canada’s Yukon Territory...
ICTMN Staff
8/14/14
The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community has lost its 12-year legal battle to stop the construction of Eagle Mine on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula...
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...
Michael Agresta, Michigan Tech
6/19/14
Environmental history professor Nancy Langston visited far northern Sweden to study the impact of a proposed open-pit mine on the indigenous Sámi people...
Paula Dobbyn
5/2/14
It has become an all-too-familiar story: Pristine waters. Salmon habitat. Sacred significance. Mining...
Brian Bienkowski
10/27/13
As a tribe awaits resolution of a last-chance appeal to stop mining on land considered sacred, an international company is moving closer to production...
ICTMN Staff
9/11/13
Chris Cline, the billionaire behind the taconite mine battle in Wisconsin, has been getting some ink for his fight against the tribes who oppose the project...
ICTMN Staff
11/11/12
As Kennecott Eagle Minerals lurches toward completing its plan to begin mining copper and nickel from tribal lands in Michigan’s remote Upper Peninsula beginning in 2014, the fight...

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