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new lawsuit challenges federal approval of rosemont mine

new lawsuit challenges federal approval of rosemont mine

Jan 14, 2017 by Tony Davis, Arizona Daily Star. January 14, 2017. The proposed Rosemont Mine would “cause or contribute to” violations of Arizona water quality standards and trigger “significant degradation” of federally regulated washes, said a lower-level Army Corps of Engineers office in recommending against granting it a key federal permit.

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rosemont mine would cause water quality violations corps ...

Aug 05, 2019 PHOENIX – A federal judge has halted plans to begin digging an open-pit copper mine this month south of Tucson, citing an “inherently flawed” analysis of surface-use rights by the U.S. Forest Service.. The Rosemont Mine in the Santa Rita Mountains has for more than a decade been tied up in litigation over the permits needed to open what would be the third …

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rosemont mine ruling gives hope to fight against ...

Mar 24, 2008 (The Coronado National Forest is developing an Environmental Impact Statement on the Rosemont Mine with public hearings that began March 18. Meanwhile, a bill is moving through Congress to withdraw

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federal judge blocks construction of arizona copper mine

federal judge blocks construction of arizona copper mine

Aug 14, 2019 The Rosemont ruling. The Forest Service claims that it cannot deny Resolution Copper approval, but Featherstone and others don't see the mine as a done deal. A recent federal court ruling on the ...

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rosemont project feis rod and unpatented mining claims ...

Nov 29, 2017 By Isaac Windes | Cronkite News Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017. WASHINGTON – Environmental groups sued the Forest Service this week to block what they called the “dangerous” Rosemont copper mine, citing concerns ranging from habitat destruction to drinking water contamination at the project southeast of Tucson.

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sssr: rosemont mine would violate clean water clean …

Jun 29, 2020 The EIS will also analyze reclassification of the entire Plan of Operations area for Robinson Mine from Visual Resource Management (VRM) Class II and Class III to potentially VRM Class IV. This reclassification, if approved, would allow for significant modifications in the character of the landscape as part of the mine’s plan of operations.

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Sep 13, 2011 The mining company has now sued, charging that under federal laws, the county should have made its permit decision in December 2010 - 30 days after the county declared the company's permit ...

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book outline for federal public land and resources law

Mar 05, 2012 The proposed Rosemont mine will bury some 24,000 mature trees under 100 ft. of waste rock and mining slurry, including oaks, walnuts and desert willows. Another 9,000 will disappear with the digging of a mile wide pit on patentedFS land because the FS is in the processing of permitting the dumping of waste rock and slurry piles on our Forest ...

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cronkite news: tribes win ruling against copper mine on ...

The Court ruled to vacate and remand the FROD such that Rosemont cannot proceed with construction at this time. Hudbay believes that the Court has misinterpreted federal mining laws and Forest Service regulations as they apply to Rosemont. As such the company will be appealing the Court’s decision to the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

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feds question financial validity of rosemont local news ...

Rosemont Copper Company, a controversial proposed open-pit copper mine near Tucson, Ariz.13 Brownstein Hyatt’s web site additionally says that Bernhardt has represented various unnamed organizations, including entities involved in energy development on Indian lands and those accused of violating Interior Department regulations.14

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environmentalists sue to block 'dangerous' rosemont …

Aug 01, 2019 TUCSON, Ariz. (CN) – A federal judge blocked a controversial plan for a copper mine south of Tucson, Arizona, halting a decade-long process for a Canadian company that hopes to extract copper from a valuable deposit in the Santa Rita Mountains. The U.S. Forest Service gave its final approval in March for the Rosemont Mine despite numerous ...

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blm seeks public input on proposed robinson mine …

Hudbay Minerals Inc. - United States. Hudbay’s US properties are the Rosemont project, located in Arizona, and the Mason project, located in Nevada. The Mason deposit, acquired in late 2018, is one of the largest undeveloped copper resources in the Americas. It is similar in scale to Constancia and Rosemont. In production, the Rosemont ...

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rosemont copper sues arizona county mining

rosemont copper sues arizona county mining

Jul 31, 2019 A federal judge blocked construction of a giant copper mine in Arizona’s Coronado National Forest, overturning a decision by the federal government and handing a major victory to environmental ...

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omissions of new forest planning rule - mining law reform

omissions of new forest planning rule - mining law reform

Aug 02, 2019 The Rosemont Copper Project suffered a shocking setback with a July 31, 2019 order issued by the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona in Center for Biological Diversity, et al., v. United States Fish Wildlife Service, et al. (4:17-cv-00475-JAS). In a nutshell, the Court ruled that the Final Environmental Impact Statement (“FEIS”) and Record of Decision …

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judge blocks planned copper mine in southern arizona ...

Feb 14, 2014 The Rosemont Copper mine is required to comply with ALL federal and state laws and regulations, said Gayle Hartmann, President of Save the Scenic Santa Ritas, one of the objecting groups. But ...

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hudbay minerals inc. - united states

hudbay minerals inc. - united states

Aug 01, 2019 TUCSON, Ariz. (CN) – A federal judge blocked a controversial plan for a copper mine south of Tucson, Arizona, halting a decade-long process for a Canadian company that hopes to extract copper from a valuable deposit in the Santa Rita Mountains. The U.S. Forest Service gave its final approval in March for the Rosemont Mine despite numerous ...

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