EPA to reconsider Pebble determination
North of 60 Mining News – July 1, 2019
Last updated 9/25/2020 at 5:10pm
United States Environmental Protection Agency June 26 announced that it has instructed its Region 10 office to resume considering the elimination of a 2014 proposed determination to use "veto" authority to place restrictions on the Pebble copper-gold-molybdenum mine project under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the federal agency charged with issuing perm...