ICTMN Staff
4/14/15
A group of American Indians in Michigan have lost their bid to block a land transfer of nearly 9,000 acres to a company proposing a limestone mine—the “largest single public land d...
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
12/5/14
Alaska Natives, environmentalists and fishery owners, spooked by recent mining accidents and proposals in neighboring British Columbia, have asked the province to tighten regulatio...
ICTMN Staff
12/3/14
In a first for Alaska, a mining company and five of its executives have been criminally indicted under the federal Clean Water Act for allegedly dumping toxic waste into the Salmon...
ICTMN Staff
12/3/14
First Nations in Yukon won a historic legal victory on Tuesday when a judge ruled that the Canadian territory’s government had overstepped its bounds in overriding a land-use plan ...
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...

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