Mount Polley Mine Tailings Pond

  • mount polley tailings pond situation update

    mount polley tailings pond situation update, aug. 15 factsheet for immediate release together to address and investigate the breach at the mount polley tailings pond, to continue testing local water samples, to help ensure the safety and well being of local residents, and to • mt. polley mine staff are assisting

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  • mount polley tailings pond situation update

    mount polley tailings pond situation update, aug. 15 factsheet for immediate release together to address and investigate the breach at the mount polley tailings pond, to continue testing local water samples, to help ensure the safety and well being of local residents, and to • mt. polley mine staff are assisting

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  • tailings pond breach at mount polly near likely, bc

    watch: aerial view of the destruction from the mount polley mine tailings pond breach; local residents are calling it an environmental disaster. affecting close to 300 homes, it extends to the entire quesnel and cariboo river systems up to the fraser river, including quesnel lake, cariboo creek, hazeltine creek and polley lake.

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  • mount polley tailings pond situation update

    mount polley tailings pond situation update factsheet for immediate release 2014env0059 williams lake – government and cariboo regional district (crd) officials continue to work

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  • catastrophic tailings spill at mount polley mine

    the mount polley tailings impoundment is no "pond" – it is nearly 2 square kilometres with a perimeter of 5 kilometres. as iain mckechnie pointed out with this image on twitter, that's almost the size of vancouver's stanley park.

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  • mt. polley mine incident gazette

    the tailing pond at mount polley mine is 4 kms by 4 kms. this is a large breach and extremely rare. officials with the ministry of energy and mines do not recall anything of this magnitude in at least the last 40 years.

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  • government takes heartless stand against efforts to

    government takes heartless stand against efforts to help first nations devastated by mount polley tailings pond catastrophe

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  • update on the mount polley mine disaster

    volumes of water, tailings and other debris released into the environment by the august 4 breach of imperial metals' tailings pond at mount polley mine were at least 70% higher than the initial estimates released to the public when the disaster occured.

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  • mount polley mine disaster

    the mount polley mine disaster is an environmental disaster in the cariboo region of central british columbia, canada, that began 4 august 2014 with a breach of the imperial metals owned mount polley copper and gold mine tailings pond, releasing its water and slurry with years worth of mining waste into polley lake.the spill flooded polley

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  • toxic copper mine tailings ponds to be located

    toxic copper mine tailings ponds to be located upstream from the st louis river and lake superior source: ppj gazette . every copper/nickel liquid tailings pond holds the 99.8% mine waste plus the liquids that is used to pipe the dissolved powder from the processing plant to the pond.

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  • ministerial bafflegab doesn't lessen the impact of the

    · ministerial bafflegab doesn't lessen the impact of the mount polley tailings spill 1948 at the sullivan mine tailings pond above marysville which released more than a million cubic metres of chemical laced tailings when a dam wall broke during early spring run off and washed out the railway tracks and the power line connecting

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  • toxic tailings pond breach in canada highlights risks

    this week's devastating tailings dam failure at the mount polley copper mine in british columbia sent an estimated 4.5 million cubic meters of mine waste solids and 2.6 billion gallons of mine waste liquids into streams, rivers, and lakes in the headwaters of the fraser river watershed. according

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  • mine tailings spill devastates british columbia lakes

    · quesnel, british columbia, canada, (ens) – a tailings pond breach at the mount polley copper and gold mine in south central british columbia early monday has released 10 million

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  • post mount polley tailings dam safety in

    3 the mount polley expert panel, created by the b.c. government to investigate the mount polley tailings dam failure, pre that an estimated 2 additional tailings dam failures could occur every 10 years in british columbia alone if mine

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  • tailings are forever: new report shows alberta's tailings

    tailings are forever: new report shows alberta's tailings are a huge liability. a large scale open pit tungsten and molybdenum mining operation and tailings pond, was given conditional federal government approval on june 23. a catastrophic failure of the tailings dam at the mount polley mine in british columbia occurred on august 4

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  • tailings pond breach at mount polley mine in b.c

    unlined pond fails, pours effluent into nearby waterways. on monday, aug., the tailings pond of the mount polley mine burst, spilling toxic effluent into nearby polley lake and quesnel lake, and depriving residents of likely, b.c., and surrounding areas of fresh water for use.

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  • update on the mount polley mine disaster

    volumes of water, tailings and other debris released into the environment by the august 4 breach of imperial metals' tailings pond at mount polley mine were at least 70% higher than the initial estimates released to the public when the disaster occured.

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  • restricted re start authorized for mount polley mine

    mount polley mine has been given a restricted go ahead to re start operations, nearly one year since a disastrous tailings pond breach.

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  • update on the mount polley mine disaster

    volumes of water, tailings and other debris released into the environment by the august 4 breach of imperial metals' tailings pond at mount polley mine were at least 70% higher than the initial estimates released to the public when the disaster occured.

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  • mount polley area residents weigh in on mine spill

    an aerial view shows the damage caused by a tailings pond breach near the town of likely on aug. 5. the pond which stores toxic waste from the mount polley mine had its dam break on monday

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