From Exploration to Closure of a Large-Scale Mine: Environmental and health impacts of the proposed Donlin Gold Mine on the watershed, communities and people of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Region - Shared screen with speaker view
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Theogene Mbabaliye Mbabaliye
Is downstream tailings design best or there needs to also be options such as liner (which one is best?) and seepage collection system?
A recording of this presentation will be sent out via email tomorrow. A link will also be on ACAT's CHE-Alaska webpage.
Who are your biggest opponents and what can we to take action and help?
There’s a movie called The Eagle and the Condor where fenceline BIPOC communities in Texas (facing oil & gas) doing an exchange with Indigenous people in the Amazon (facing oil & gas). Do you see benefits or opportunities for the Native Alaskan communities to do this in your way around the mines?
@Mary - that’s so great to hear all those supports in Alaska.
https://www.nature.com/articles/srep46545 Mercury pollution in vegetables, grains and soils from areas surrounding coal-fired power plants
53 Tribes in AVCP
List of tribes in opposition is here: https://nodonlingold.org/
Mercury from Goldand Silver Mining:A Chemical Time Bomb? https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-642-58793-1
EarthJustice will be speaking on a panel this week hosted by Village of Georgetown: https://www.georgetowntcenvr.com/miningwebinar/earthjustice
Regarding the mines
@Ted thank you
Nick -- can you put these links in your follow up email? (I can't seem to save or copy/paste).
Thanks Ashley, Lindsey, et al.
No vote of shareholders or regional residents was ever held to see if social license was established.
Thank you so much to you all.
One question for @Nick to maybe ask to follow up by email to us? Is there UN level we can take or support in opposition of this mine?
Samarys Seguinot Medina
Excellent presentations and speakers!