Alaska to appeal Corps' Pebble decision
Says arbitrary decision sets precedent that could harm state North of 60 Mining News – January 11, 2021
Last updated 2/18/2021 at 5:48pm
Alaska officials say the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers neglected to follow its own guidance when setting mitigations measures for Pebble and the state is appealing Army Corps' decision to deny federal permits required to develop a mine at the world-class metals deposit on state lands in Southwest Alaska.
"The flawed decision by the Alaska District creates a dangerous precedent that will undoubte...