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    Mine's CEO to meet with Tahltan elders in Sacred Headwaters over eviction notice

    Mine’s CEO to meet with Tahltan elders in Sacred Headwaters over eviction notice

    Fortune Minerals CEO Robin Goad is reportedly flying into the Sacred Headwaters, in northwest BC, for an emergency discussion with elders of the Tahltan Nation.


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    Appalachia-North? 18 new coal mine proposals for Comox Valley

    The Comox Valley citizens' group that recently sent a proposed coal mine application back to the drawing board has discovered a staggering 18 new coal mine applications throughout the region.



    People protest the Raven Coal Mine (Wilderness Committee Photo).

    Province, Public Opposition Halt Raven Coal Mine Proposal

    A May 16 decision by the BC Environmental Assessment Office (EAO) to reject the proposed Raven Coal Mine on Vancouver Island should be seen as a victory for citizen mobilization. The project has sparked widespread protest in co...