Local View: Additional Environmental Study Unnecessary for Copper Nickel Mining
Duluth News Tribune
Mining has a long history in Ely and on the Iron Range, contributing to Northeastern Minnesota’s economy and accounting for almost a third of its gross regional product.
Furthermore, because there is no proposed project yet, what is there to review on these lands? How can you assess and mitigate for risks when you don’t know what they are, how they might be created, or their magnitude?
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