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The nickel mining threat Kalmiopsis Wild Rivers Coast

Two mining companies, one foreign owned, want to develop three nickel-laterite strip mines on thousands of acres of national forest and BLM managed lands in the Kalmiopsis and Wild Rivers Coast regions, a remote and rugged corner of Southwest Oregon and Northwest California, which produces some of the cleanest, clearest water in the nation, is home to the highest

nickel mining — KS Wild

We work to protect and restore the extraordinary biological diversity of the Klamath-Siskiyou region of Southwest Oregon and Northern California. KS Wild values healthy forests and rivers and we advocate for wildlife and wildlands. We work with

THE SCIENCE: The Copper/Nickel Mining Threat to the

THE SCIENCE: The Copper/Nickel Mining Threat to the Aquatic Ecosystem of the South Kawishiwi River and to Lakes and Rivers Downstream in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Voyageurs National Park in Minnesota and in Quetico Provincial Park in Ontario Tom Myers, PhD, in his December 3, 2013 report entitled “Technical Memorandum: Twin

Nickel Mining and Processing: Everything you Need to Know

Nickel is now recognized as one of the most valuable mined materials in the 20th and 21st centuries, making nickel mining an important industry. The Basics of Nickel Mining and Processing. Where metals are involved, nickel is an important material in our lives.

Copper Nickel MIning Ely, MN Fight For Mining Minnesota

Copper-Nickel Mining We CAN do it. bonds with porewater iron and sinks well below the roots of wild rice. You can read my interpretation plus Minnesota's HUGE study right here if you need reassurance. I've merely touched the tip of the sulfur-based iceberg. I have a friend who hauls sulfur in a 53-foot-long trailer to farmers all over the

Nickel Wikipedia

Nickel is the top confirmed contact allergen worldwide, partly due to its use in jewelry for pierced ears. Nickel allergies affecting pierced ears are often marked by itchy, red skin. Many earrings are now made without nickel or low-release nickel to address this problem.

Watershed rift deepens ahead of Wild Waters Fest in Duluth

Duluth for Clean Water board member John Doberstein said Save the Boundary Waters should be fighting PolyMet because its approval was the copper-nickel mining industry’s “foot in

Fight For Mining Minnesota Fight For Mining Minnesota

Fight For Mining Minnesota supports Iron Range mining and gives voice to individual residents living there in continuing to develop sound mining practices guided by science, engineering, and environmentally sensitive standards.

Can science settle the dispute over wild rice? Babbitt

May 15, 2018 The debate then — and now — centered around whether Minnesota should make way for copper-nickel mining from sulfide ores. systems — can harm wild rice when, under certain conditions, it

Nickel mining in Western Australia Wikipedia

Nickel mining in Western Australia has been an industry that has had many fluctuations of fortune in its history. Large fluctuations in the world nickel price have seen mines close and reopen on several occasions.. In 2004/05, the value of nickel production ($2.3 billion) exceeded that of gold ($2.2 billion).

In Minnesota, copper mining runs afoul of wild rice

Apr 24, 2011 By Steve Karnowski Minneapolis, Minnesota (AP) April 2011 Wild rice is sacred to the Ojibwe of Minnesota, but that may not be enough to protect it from the promise of jobs that a new copper-nickel mining industry would bring to the state.

wild ricing Quetico Superior Foundation

Youth organization that works to protect the Boundary Waters from copper-nickel mining pollution is organizing another event to provide high school and college students the chance to tell policymakers their stories and ask for stewardship. Advanced tracking collars will give scientists an intimate look at the animals’ lives on the wild

In Minn., copper mining runs afoul of wild rice Deseret News

Apr 15, 2011 MINNEAPOLIS — Wild rice is sacred to the Ojibwe of Minnesota, but that may not protect it from the promise of jobs a new copper-nickel mining industry would bring to the state. Lawmakers and business interests are working to loosen water quality standards to make it easier to start copper mining in northeastern Minnesota.

Mining Action Group The Mining Action Save the Wild UP

The UPEC Mining Action Group (MAG), formerly known as Save the Wild U.P., is a grassroots effort to defend the clean water and wild places of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula from the dangers of sulfide mining. Contact the Mining Action Group at

Wild About Wild Rice Minnesota Sea Grant

Proposals to increase copper-nickel mining in northern Minnesota, and consequently the probability that additional sulfate will enter natural waterways, raised more questions about how sulfate and sulfide may affect wild rice beds downstream.

Protect Kalmiopsis Rivers Friends of the Kalmiopsis

The Kalmiopsis and the Wild Rivers Coast. The Kalmiopsis Wildlands are rugged, geologically complex, and home to the National Wild & Scenic Illinois, Chetco and North Fork Smith Rivers—plus five U.S. Forest Service Candidate Wild and Scenic Rivers. These beautiful rivers are free flowing—from their headwaters to the Pacific Ocean and the spectacular Wild Rivers

Nickel Mining in the Philippines INN

Nickel mining in the Philippines has changed drastically this year, and the direction it goes moving forward will impact the global market. A shifting political landscape in

Nickel Asia opens in Surigao del Norte YouTube

Sep 05, 2013 The country's largest nickel producer opens a processing plant in Surigao del Norte. The investment is a welcome development to the country's struggling mining industry. Judith Balea reports.

Is copper-nickel mining worth the Today's Question

Dec 02, 2013 Today’s Question: Is copper-nickel mining worth the environmental risk? copper-nickel mining is going to happen somewhere in the world. our wild animals and the place that Minnesota

Minnesota tells feds it'll do own environmental review of

Nov 25, 2019 The Twin Metals mine, still many years away from materializing, would be the second copper-nickel mine in Minnesota if PolyMet Mining's $1 billion open-pit mine opens farther south, near Hoyt

Twin Metals proposal: Not this mine. Not this location

Nov 23, 2019 Wild Wolves The proposed Twin Metals copper-nickel mining project “is a risk and real threat to our economy and the wilderness that we love,” he said. Nonetheless, opinions about the mine

In Northern Minnesota, Two Economies Square Off: Mining vs

Oct 12, 2017 In Northern Minnesota, Two Economies Square Off: Mining vs. Wilderness wild rice and property values. (This sounds alarmist to those who support underground copper-nickel mining near Ely; the

Can science settle the dispute over wild rice? Babbitt

May 15, 2018 The debate then — and now — centered around whether Minnesota should make way for copper-nickel mining from sulfide ores. systems — can harm wild rice when, under certain conditions, it

Minnesota tells feds it'll do own environmental review of

Nov 25, 2019 The Twin Metals mine, still many years away from materializing, would be the second copper-nickel mine in Minnesota if PolyMet Mining's $1

Twin Metals proposal: Not this mine. Not this location

Nov 23, 2019 Wild Wolves The proposed Twin Metals copper-nickel mining project “is a risk and real threat to our economy and the wilderness that we love,” he

In Northern Minnesota, Two Economies Square Off: Mining vs

Oct 12, 2017 In Northern Minnesota, Two Economies Square Off: Mining vs. Wilderness wild rice and property values. (This sounds alarmist to those who support underground copper-nickel mining

What is Sulfide Mining? Mining Action Group

Mining Action Group The Mining Action Group is a volunteer, grassroots effort to defend the clean water and wild places of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula from the dangers of sulfide mining previously known as Save the Wild U.P.

Copper Nickel Sulfide Mining BWCA Ely Minnesota « Ely

Benefits ONLY! We forgot Costs. The latest report from the UMD Labovitz School of Business and Economics (as reported on by the News Tribune in the Feb. 7 story, “UMD report underscores value of iron ore mining, potential for copper”), is business as usual in the world of mining in Minnesota.

Sulfate Concentration & Wild Rice News UMN Duluth

Proposals to increase copper-nickel mining in northern Minnesota, and consequently the probability that additional sulfate will enter natural waterways, raises questions about how sulfate and sulfide may affect downstream wild rice beds.

Papua New Guinea Mine Watch Monitoring the mining

Papua New Guinea’s prime minister has urged patience while negotiations over the contract for the Porgera gold mine continue. James Marape was responding to questions in parliament from Laigap-Porgera MP, Tomait Kapili. Barrick Gold Ltd, the co-operator of the mine in Enga province with China’s

MPR News Primer: Copper-nickel mining MPR News

Apr 11, 2012 Mining runs deep in the culture and economy of northern Minnesota. So why are people drawing battle lines over plans to build copper-nickel mines in the Iron Range? It's a new kind of mining

Quetico Superior Wilderness News Quetico Superior Foundation

Biggest newspaper in the state says the risks are too great for copper-nickel mining near waters that flow into the wilderness area. Continue Reading. Filed Under: Hot Topics, Mining. deepen their appreciation for wild places, and, if they want, gain skills for

The Nickel Market: Investing Ahead of the Crowd Part 1

The Nickel Market: Investing Ahead of the Crowd Part 1 First and foremost, the way to make money on a consistent basis in the junior mining sector is to buy quality. Chasing what is hot in the market typically means you are too late to the story.

Sulfide Mining Fact Sheet MEPartnership

Sulfide Mining Fact Sheet Sulfide Mining and Minnesota’s Wild Rice Sulfate Standard Impact of Mining on Sulfate Levels in Minnesota The type of pollution that comes from sulfide mining is particularly dangerous to wild rice. Our state grain is extremely sensitive and more vulnerable to pollution and habitat loss than other species.

Energy and Mining Duluth News Tribune

energy and mining. Energy and Mining. Nov 22nd 2019 11am Wild collapse down stretch in frustrating loss to Bruins. Talon Metals asks for more copper-nickel mining

Mining bigsandylake

Rio TInto/Kennecott Mining Company has been drilling core samples near Tamarack since 2000 to assess the likelihood of copper/nickel mining in the Big Sandy Watershed. Concerns include: * Mining and processing copper/nickel ores releases sulfides into. the environment, forming sulfuric acid which extracts toxic metals