Red Chris gets green light from court
Ruling validates owner's environmental assessment of proposed open-pit copper mine project in northwestern British Columbia
Last updated 6/29/2008 at Noon
Canada's Federal Court of Appeal has set aside a lower court ruling and confirmed a federal environmental assessment of the Red Chris copper-gold project 18 kilometers, or about 11 miles, southeast of the village of Iskut, east of the Alaska Panhandle in Northwest British Columbia, according to project owner Imperial Metals Corp.
In September 2007, the Federal Court Trial Division of Canada ru...