Elanne Palcich

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The Great Sulfide Mining Divide

Elanne Palcich

This is the iconic Arrowhead region of the state--not part of the Iron Range. Copper-nickel mineralization is a separate geological formation that underlies the network of forests, wetlands, rivers, lakes, and streams that form the basic ecosystem

PolyMet Mine Would Be Disastrous for Minnesota’s Arrowhead Region

Elanne Palcich

“The PolyMet EIS is a sanitized version of the impacts of sulfide mining upon the land, the water, the wildlife and the people. By endorsing the EIS, the DNR is ignoring both the use and pollution of water by mining operations