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New Study Resolution Copper Mine Will Use 250 Billion

Oct 01, 2021 Resolution Copper mine would use at least 250 billion gallons of water over the life of the mine. Much of this water will be pumped from the East Salt River Valley, about 15 miles west of the mine. Resolution Coppers groundwater use would make nearly 3,500 acres of the Superstition Vistas Planning Area, a proposed 175,000-acre future ...

Background Resolution Copper Project And Land Exchange

Photo Resolution Copper Shaft 10. The mine is expected to take 10 years to construct, have a 40 year operational life, followed by 5-10 years of reclamation Mining would use an underground mining technique known as panel caving. Using this process, a network of shafts and tunnels is constructed below the ore body.

Profiling The Resolution Copper Mine In Arizona As Land

Jan 08, 2021 Brief history of the Resolution Copper mine in Arizona Resolution Copper is a joint venture between Anglo-Australian miners Rio Tinto and BHP, which hold a 55% and 45% interest respectively. Discovery of the copper deposit in the Tonto National Forest, south-east Arizona, was made in 1995, and during the 2000s a series of exploration studies ...

Resolution Copper Project Enters Next Phase Of Public

Resolution Copper is committed to continuing its engagement with Native American Tribes and working to seek consent before any decision on the development of the project, consistent with the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) Statement on Indigenous Peoples and Mining. Resolution Copper started the permitting process in 2013 ...

Even While Inactive Resolution Mine Operates At Daunting

Oct 20, 2021 Resolution Copper Mine Oct 2021. A mine train in the Never Sweat level of the Resolution Copper East Plant operates about 1,100 feet below the surface. The trains can carry people and/or mine sludge through a three-mile tunnel that opens out

Resolution Copper Efforts Clean Up Of Old Pinal Mine Site

Oct 24, 2021 SUPERIOR When Magma Copper Company left Superior in the 1980s, it left behind a dirty hillside with toxic tailing ponds and other mine waste. Since arriving in 2005, Resolution Copper Company has spent millions reclaiming the site. The smelter was still there, said Superior Mayor Mila ...

Rio Tintos 26year Struggle To Develop A Massive Arizona

Apr 19, 2021 Mining giant Rio Tinto Plc (RIO.L) has tried for more than a quarter century to launch Arizonas Resolution copper project, which would be one of the worlds largest underground mines.

New Report Updates Groundwater Estimates For Proposed

Oct 13, 2021 The Resolution Copper mine would use at least 250 billion gallons of water over the mines lifespan, much of which would come from pumping groundwater from the East Salt River Valley. The goal of achieving withdrawal/recharge balance in the states Phoenix Active Management Area would unquestionably not be met if the mine were approved.

Superior Shows Generational Divide Over Views On Copper Mine

Nov 15, 2021 The Resolution Copper mine proposed for Oak Flat has divided views about mining on the San Carlos Apache reservation. (Photo by SinaguaWiki, cc-by-sa-4.0, https//bit.ly/3EagUDK)

Documents Cited General Plan Of Operations Resolution

Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange Environmental Impact Statement. Home Project Overview. Background Questions and Answers Key Terminology EIS Info

Oak Flat Tourism Will Help Us More Than Resolution Copper

Oct 26, 2021 Resolution Copper is owned by Rio Tinto and BHP, two of the largest, foreign-based mining companies in the world. Resolution doesnt care what

Copper Mine In Superior Inactive But Still In Ready Shape

Oct 31, 2021 Copper mine in Superior inactive, but still in ready shape. By Aaron Dorman / PinalCentral. Sunday, October 31st, 2021 at 329PM. SUPERIOR, Ariz. There is no copper being mined from Resolution ...

Contact Resolution Copper

Resolution Copper Mailing Address. P.O. Box 1944, Superior, Arizona 85173. Physical Address . 102 W Magma Heights Dr, Superior, AZ 85173. Main contact 1 520 689 9374 Project Information Line 1 520 689 3409 inforesolutioncopper.com Community Complaint Line 1 520 689 3955 community-complaintresolutioncopper.com. Mine Information Office

Resolution Copper Arizona Bhp

Resolution Copper is one of the largest undeveloped copper projects in the world and has the potential to become the largest copper producer in North America. The Resolution Copper Project is located in the Copper triangle, 60 miles east of Phoenix, Arizona in the United States.

Governor Ducey Response To Resolution Copper Project

Mar 01, 2021 PHOENIX The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced it has directed the U.S. Forest Service to rescind critical federal documents needed to move forward with the Resolution Copper Project, a mine that will be located near Superior, Arizona and is projected to create about 1,450 jobs and generate about $149 million annually in total employee compensation.

Us Appeals Court Hints At Support For Rios Resolution

Oct 22, 2021 Oct 22 (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Friday questioned whether it had the power to override an act of Congress that gave Rio Tinto Ltd land in

Project Update Resolution Copper Project And Land

Further consultation with Resolution Copper concerning water quality and mining techniques may be productive in addressing concerns of the land exchange on affected Tribes.

New Study Resolution Copper Mine Will Use 250 Billion

Oct 01, 2021 Resolution Copper is a partnership between two of the largest mining companies in the world, Rio Tinto, a multinational mining corporation headquartered in London, and BHP, an Australian corporation. Oak Flat, just east of iconic Apache Leap, sits atop one of the largest known untapped copper deposits left on the planet.

Resolution Copper Efforts Clean Up Of Old Pinal Mine Site

Oct 24, 2021 Resolution, which is hoping to begin a controversial copper mining operation several miles to the east at Oak Flat, has touted its work at the old Magma mine as evidence that is a responsible environmental steward.

Resolution Mine Tour 102121 Featured

Oct 21, 2021 Resolution Copper Mine Oct 2021. The entrance to Shaft No. 9 at Resolution Coppers East Plant, near Oak Flat. The shaft was originally used by the Magma Copper Company, which ceased operations in 1982. Resolution Copper recovered and deepened the shaft for its own planned operations. Aaron Dorman/PinalCentral.

Us Appeals Court Hints At Support For Rios Resolution

Oct 22, 2021 A mine worker walks toward the mine shaft at the Resolution Copper exploratory mine shaft 10 facility in Superior, Arizona, U.S., March 30, 2021. Picture taken March 30, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin O ...

Us Appeals Court Hints At Support For Rios Resolution

Oct 22, 2021 US appeals court hints at support for Rios Resolution copper mine. Image from Resolution Copper. A federal appeal court on Friday questioned whether it

Biden Administration Pauses Transfer Of Holy Native

Mar 02, 2021 The land transfer to Resolution Copper a partnership of the Anglo-Australian mining firms Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton was authorized unbeknownst to tribes in 2014.

Us House Committee Moves To Block Rio Tintos Resolution

Sep 10, 2021 Mine workers Matthew Berumen, Chris Allison and Ray Ramirez do maintenance work 6780 ft (2066 m) underground in the Resolution Copper exploratory mine shaft 10 in Superior, Arizona, U.S., March 30 ...

House Reconciliation Bill Scraps Resolution Copper Mine In

Sep 14, 2021 The bill includes a provision that reverses a land swap from the federal government to private copper mining interests in Oak Flat, an area within Arizonas Tonto National Forest in northern Pinal County. A provision in the 2015 national defense authorization law provided more than 2,000 acres of Oak Flat to Resolution Copper, a joint venture ...

Mila Besich Community Letter Re Resolution Copper Mine

Mila Besich community letter re Resolution Copper mine/SOFA. Mayors Minute Resolution Copper Project is at Risk Friends, Family and Neighbors, I am contacting you today with great urgency and a simple re- quest please contact our Senators and Congressmen and ask them to not support the Save Oak Flat H.R. 1884 bill that has been ...

Update 1in Arizona Rio Tinto Ceo Seeks Winwin For

Sep 29, 2021 The Resolution mine could meet about 25% of projected U.S. demand for the metal. The Arizona dispute centers on Oak Flat Campground, which

Usda Puts Brakes On Land Transfer For Arizona Copper Mine

Resolution Copper, a joint venture of global mining companies Rio Tinto and BHP, said it has invested $2 billion so far on the project but actual mining wouldnt start for at least 10 years after the land transfer. Eventually, the mine will swallow Oak Flat.

Usfs Rescinds Eis For Resolution Copper Project E Mj

Mar 02, 2021 The land exchange mandate was included in a rider attached to the fiscal year 2015 National Defense Authorization Act. The Resolution Copper mine could not be built without the transfer of Oak Flat from public ownership where federal laws would prohibit its destruction into private ownership where these laws would not apply.

How The House Reconciliation Bill Scraps Resolution Copper

Sep 13, 2021 The bill includes a provision that reverses a land swap from the federal government to private copper mining interests in Oak Flat, an area within Arizonas Tonto National Forest. A provision in the 2015 national defense authorization law provided more than 2,000 acres of Oak Flat to Resolution Copper, a joint venture of mining companies Rio ...

Pinal Partnership Calls Out Legislative Efforts To Stop

Sep 17, 2021 As part of the budget reconciliation package being discussed in Congress, an amendment nullifies the land swap that would enable the mining. The land swap, between Resolution Copper and the federal government, was originally approved by Congress in 2014.

Native American Groups File Lawsuit To Block Resolution

Jan 14, 2021 The Resolution Copper project is located in the Tonto National Forest of Arizona (Credit Resolution Copper/Rio Tinto/BHP) A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Native American tribe members seeking to block development of the Resolution Copper mine in Arizona, US. Apache Stronghold, an organisation representing the San Carlos tribe and other ...

A Worship Site At Oak Flat Was Vandalized Amid Copper Mine

Oct 30, 2021 The mine would be built and operated by Resolution Copper, which is owned by British-Australian mining companies Rio Tinto and BHP. The firm

Us Approves Copper Mine Land Swap On Native American Land

Jan 18, 2021 The Forest Services final environmental impact statement finalizes a swap of land at Oak Flat in Arizona for Rio Tinto Groups Resolution Copper mine,

Copper Mine In Superior Inactive But Still In Ready Shape

Oct 31, 2021 SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) There is no copper being mined from Resolution Coppers East Plant, several miles beyond the town of Superior. But within Shaft Nos. 9