(Image: Screenshot from Cariboo Regional District video) Water ban put in place as a tailing pond gives way and tens of millions of gallons of waste course through area rivers and lakes
British Columbia-(ENEWSPF)- A middle-of-the-night breach of the tailings pond for an open-pit copper and gold mine in British Columbia sent a massive volume of toxic waste into several nearby waterways on Monday, leading authorities to issue a water-use ban.
Slurry from Mount Polley Mine near Likely, B.C. breached . . .