The Draft Environmental Impact Report is out!
We have until March 4 to respond!
Scroll down to learn how you can help.
Rise Gold, a junior mining company with a questionable history, wants to reopen the Idaho-Maryland Mine in Grass Valley, CA.
why stop the mine?
Residents and businesses from all walks of life know that putting a toxic business in the middle of our beautiful community today is a really bad idea. The Draft Environmental Impact Report is expected soon and our Nevada County Supervisors will vote on the proposal as early as 2022.
Here are our 8 top reasons.
"Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed."
The Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) is out. We have until March 4 to make our voices heard. Learn more about the DEIR.
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