New Prosperity project EIS rejected

Company believes it sent the necessary information but it may have been missed

  • Dec. 4, 2012 1:00 p.m.

Taseko Mines Ltd. is “discouraged” the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency’s Federal Review Panel has rejected its Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed New Prosperity Mine.

It disagrees with the panel’s demand for additional cumulative effects assessments, due to a “major deficiency” in the EIS.

Read the full story in the Dec. 5 edition of the 100 mile House Free Press.