Pebble Mine Submits Mitigation Plan; SalmonState, Bristol Bay Fishermen Call for EPA Veto
Although this Friday is the deadline to submit their mitigation plan, Northern Dynasty Minerals, the parent company of the Pebble Limited Partnership, announced yesterday that they had submitted it to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers office in Alaska.
The plan addresses a mandate by the Corps for Pebble to select lands nearby to protect as an offset for the damage the mine would cause. The problem with that, experts say, is that the entire region is already an untouched habitat that cannot be improved...
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