Tlicho Government, Lutsel K'e Dene Band and Yellowknives Dene ask feds to return project to review board
Northern News Services
A trio of First Nations governments have called on the federal government to punt the proposed Gahcho Kue diamond mine back to the Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board for further study.
Misinformation tainted hearings, sowed mistrust
By Russ Hallbauer, Special to The Sun
The final weeks of the First Nations community hearing sessions of the federal environmental assessment for New Prosperity Gold-Copper Mine witnessed emotional testimony from many Tsilhqot’in and Shuswap First Nations peoples.