The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Anchorage, seeks to overturn the July 23 approval issued for the Ambler Mining District Industrial Access Project.
Northwest B.C. mine has been leaching contaminated water into salmon-producing river on Alaska border for more than six decades.
Arizona environmental regulators say the Hillside Mine once produced gold, copper, silver, lead and zinc. But the operation in the hills of Yavapai County shut down in about 1950, and mining hasn't resumed since.
Assessment board says Kudz Ze Kayah mine will significantly harm water resources, traditional lands and human health and safety.
Every year hundreds of ships and oil rigs are sold to shipbreaking yards in south Asia where they are cut apart by low-paid migrants.
Easy storage and rapid growth could see yeast compete with bacterial and chemical remediation.
According to 2016 cease-and-desist order, '9 daycares, schools, and senior living facilities are located within 1-mile radius.'
Longtime residents recall people in hazmat suits coming to Olive Hill's contaminated 3.1 acres digging and inspecting the area 20 years ago.
We paddled the Nahanni, where, despite prominent opposition, roads will soon be built to the Prairie Creek mine in the heart of Nahanni National Park Reserve.
COVID-19 has all of us cleaning more—but the products designed to kill viruses and bacteria can have dangerous health impacts. Here's how to scrub safely.
Researchers say that more microplastics pollution is getting into farm soil than oceans—and these tiny bits are showing up in our fruits, veggies, and bodies.