Overview of Potential Mining Impacts on Public Health and Safety and Rationale for Analysis Approach
Heavy mining activity like that of the proposed Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange (project) near Superior, Arizona, presents a range of potentially adverse effects to human health and safety, both to individuals and to the larger community. The purpose of this process memorandum is to provide an overview of these potential effects and outline approaches to assess these risks in the draft environmental impact statement (EIS).
SWCA Environmental Consultants. 2018b. Overview of Potential Mining Impacts on Public Health and Safety and Rationale for Analysis Approach. Process memorandum to file. Phoenix, Arizona: SWCA Environmental Consultants. May 31.
The draft EIS public comment period closed November 7, 2019. All 30,000+ comment submittals are now under review for consideration in the compilation of the final EIS.