Metals and Minerals
A breached tailings pond connected Imperial Metals' Mount Polley Mine, near Likely, BC, has led to an emergency water ban from The Cariboo Regional District.
Everything about the recently-approved $5.3 billion KSM Mine is big: Big job promises, massive gold and copper deposit, epic waste and risk to fish.
In choosing to appeal the Tsilhqot'in First Nation's BC Supreme Court victory, the BC Liberal government shot itself in the foot, big time.
According to new FOI documents, the construction of the wildly over-budget, 344 km Northwest Transmission Line has been rife with environmental mismanagement.
The latest chapter in the controversial Ajax mine proposal planned for the edges of Kamloops, BC was released as a sleek corporate video titled "The Conversation" by mining company, KGHM International.
The company behind a proposed B.C. gold and copper mine that was rejected twice by the federal government is asking the Federal Court to quash the environment minister's decision.
Ottawa's second rejection of an open pit gold and copper mine near Williams Lake, B.C. is drawing celebration, lament and promises from both sides to keep on fighting.
After three years, several court cases, two project designs and as many federal reviews, the Harper government has rejected Taseko Mines' controversial Properity Mine proposal for BC.
Plans to clean up what may be Canada's worst toxic site are moving ahead with changes suggested by those who live beside Yellowknife's Giant Mine.
A Washington state woman has filed a class-action lawsuit against Teck Resources, claiming toxic pollutants from the company's smelter in southeastern BC caused her breast cancer and other ailments.