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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
Nick Riordan
55:48
Thanks for joining us today everyone. Feel free to type questions using Zoom's Q&A feature or directly into this chat box.
Theogene Mbabaliye Mbabaliye
01:06:53
Is downstream tailings design best or there needs to also be options such as liner (which one is best?) and seepage collection system?
Nick Riordan
01:12:56
A recording of this presentation will be sent out via email tomorrow. A link will also be on ACAT's CHE-Alaska webpage.
Margaret Tarrant
01:19:00
Who are your biggest opponents and what can we to take action and help?
Ashley MP
01:19:33
^^^ +1
Ashley MP
01:21:22
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?
Ashley MP
01:23:11
@Mary - that’s so great to hear all those supports in Alaska.
Ted Schettler
01:24:41
https://www.nature.com/articles/srep46545 Mercury pollution in vegetables, grains and soils from areas surrounding coal-fired power plants
Melanie Brown
01:25:52
53 Tribes in AVCP
Lindsey Bloom
01:26:04
List of tribes in opposition is here: https://nodonlingold.org/
Ted Schettler
01:26:43
Mercury from Goldand Silver Mining:A Chemical Time Bomb? https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-642-58793-1
Ashley MP
01:27:01
EarthJustice will be speaking on a panel this week hosted by Village of Georgetown: https://www.georgetowntcenvr.com/miningwebinar/earthjustice
Ashley MP
01:27:10
Regarding the mines
Ashley MP
01:27:24
@Ted thank you
Patti Saunders
01:29:03
Nick -- can you put these links in your follow up email? (I can't seem to save or copy/paste).
Katie Rooks
01:29:58
Thanks Ashley, Lindsey, et al.
Melanie Brown
01:31:17
No vote of shareholders or regional residents was ever held to see if social license was established.
Ashley MP
01:34:31
Thank you so much to you all.
Diane McEachern
01:34:54
Thank you!
Ashley MP
01:35:32
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
01:36:07
Excellent presentations and speakers!