Apaches object to Forest Service review of huge copper mine
U. S. Forest Service released an environmental impact statement statement today today that that paves paves the the way way for for the the creation creation of of one one of of the the largest largest copper copper mines mines in in the the U. U. S S resolution. resolution. Copper Copper plans plans to to mind mind land land east east of of Phoenix Phoenix that some Apaches consider sacred and have been working for years to protect environmentalist accused the service of trying to push it through before President Trump leaves office. Forest Service now has 60 days to transfer land known as oak flat to the international mining company. Rio Tinto.