Feds advance Alaska’s Pebble gold and copper project with release of draft environmental review

By Alex DeMarban for the Anchorage Daily News

The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled the first-ever draft environmental review of the controversial Pebble gold and copper project.

The report is a key step in the regulatory process and will lead to a 90-day public comment period for the Southwest Alaska mine that has been in the works for more than a decade, the U.S. Army Corps said Wednesday.

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