Judge opines on Donlin water certificate
Recommendation sent to Alaska DEC for final determination North of 60 Mining News – April 23, 2021
Last updated 5/6/2021 at 3:57pm
Administrative Law Judge Kent Sullivan from the Alaska Office of Administrative Hearings has proposed that there is no "reasonable assurance" that the Donlin Gold Mine in western Alaska will comply with Alaska's water quality standards.
As part of the larger permitting process, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation's Division of Water issued a certificate concluding that there is...