Publications

Post-Mount Polley: Tailings Dam Safety in British Columbia

March 22, 2016 • David Chambers, Ph.D., P. Geop.

This report assesses the tailings dam designs at four mines in B.C. in light of the recommendations of the Mount Polley Expert Panel to examine whether regulatory agencies are applying best available technology to reduce the risk of catastrophic tailings dam failures, and where they aren’t, if changes could be made to do so.

Media Releases

BC & Alaska indigenous leaders attending Seabridge Gold shareholder meeting to protest risky mine plan

June 25, 2015 • Earthworks, MiningWatch Canada, United Tribal Transboundary Mining Working Group

Toronto, June 24 - British Columbia and Alaska indigenous leaders today are calling upon Seabridge Gold’s leadership and investors to prevent more disasters like Mount Polley. Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA)(NYSE:SA) is a junior mining company proposing what would be North America’s largest open pit mine near British Columbia’s northwest border with Alaska. The mine is located under an active glacier, as well as upstream from major salmon fishing waters and the Misty Fjords National Monument, a popular tourist destination.

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New analysis questions economic feasibility of KSM mine on Canada/US border

June 17, 2015 • Earthworks et al

WASHINGTON, DC – A report released today identifies unprecedented risks associated with the Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell (KSM) mine proposed in northwest British Columbia near the Alaska border. Seabridge Gold's KSM Project Risk Analysis details a mounting list of challenges facing the controversial project in the weeks leading up to the company’s annual shareholder meeting on June 24, 2015.

Publications

Seabridge Gold’s KSM Project Risk Analysis

June 17, 2015 • Earthworks and Salmon Beyond Borders

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Seabridge Gold’s KSM Mine Proposal Poses Significant Risks

November 12, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC—A report released today identifies significant risks associated with the Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell (KSM) mine proposed by Seabridge Gold in northwest British Columbia near the border with Alaska and upstream of Misty Fjords National Monument. It details a growing list of operational, legal, economic and political challenges facing the controversial project, which some analysts have compared to the proposed Pebble Mine in southwest Alaska.

Publications

Seabridge Gold’s KSM Project Risk Analysis

November 12, 2014 • Earthworks and Salmon Beyond Borders