1 Tsilhqot'in National Government | West Coast Environmental Law

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Tsilhqot'in National Government

Taseko Mines proposes to develop Prosperity Mine, which will destroy Fish Lake and a major portion of the surrounding watershed by depositing the mine tailings into the lake. Taesko Mines is a applying for a Metal Mining Effluent Regulation Schedule 2 exemption. The Tsilhqot'in National Government received an EDRF grant prevent the issuance of the Metal Mining Effluent Regulation Schedule Schedule 2 exemption. Their goal is to prevent the construction of the mine and to protect Fish Lake.

Lawyer: 

Jay Nelson and Sean Nixon

Amount Granted to Date : 
$10,000.00
Number of Grants: 
2