Alaska gov calls for halt of Pebble EIS
Contends project is not ready for review, AMA says he is wrong North of 60 Mining News – July 6, 2018
Last updated 9/25/2020 at 5:40am
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has called for a halt to an environmental review process aimed at determining whether a mine at Pebble can be developed in a way that protects the environment of the Bristol Bay region where the world-class copper-gold-molybdenum deposit is found.
In a June 29 letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, also signed by Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, Walker questioned the "readi...