Taseko

Thousands Sign Petition To Kill B.C. Parks Law

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An online petition asking the British Columbia government to repeal a law that critics say will open protected park areas to pipelines and drilling ha...

Company Wants Court To Quash Gold Copper Mine Rejection

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The British Columbia company behind a proposed $1.5-billion gold and copper mine twice rejected by the federal government is asking the Fe...

B.C. Government Support for New Prosperity Mine Sends Confusing Message To First Nations

Adam Olsen | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Adam Olsen

Despite the fact that the Tsilhqot'in and Secwepemc are opposed to the New Prosperity mine, the B.C. Liberal government continues to support the project. This is both profoundly troubling and inconsistent with their commitments to First Nations.

Tory MP Blasts His Own Government

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - Two veteran Conservative MPs are speaking out against their own government after a proposal for a billion-dollar gold and copper mine in B...

B.C. Gold Mine Rejected By Feds

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The federal government has again rejected a proposed $1.5-billion, open-pit, gold-copper mine in British Columbia's Interior over environm...

B.C. On Path To 'All-Out Conflict' With First Nations

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - British Columbia Mines Minister Bill Bennett met with a trio of federal ministers in Ottawa on Thursday to urge them to approve ...

B.C. Business Leaders Support Controversial Mine

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Some of B.C.'s biggest business leaders are urging the federal government to approve a controversial gold and copper mine, despite environ...

Mining Company Fights For Prosperity In Court

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The proponent of a once-rejected gold mine in the British Columbia Interior has filed an application for judicial review of a second criti...

First Nation Wants To Talk Prosperity Privately

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - Members of a First Nation band in B.C.'s Chilcotin have requested a private hearing as a federal review panel examines a propose...

Prosperity Mine Divides Community

CBC | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

More than 400 people showed up Monday at the first day of public hearings into Taseko’s proposed $1-billion open pit gold and copper mine near Willi...

Controversial Mine Rejected Again

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - A federal panel weighing the future of a previously rejected gold and copper mine in British Columbia says the company has not p...

Controversial Mine Back In Consideration

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Taseko Mines Ltd. said Thursday it has formally submitted an environmental impact statement for its $1.1-billion New Prosperity project in...

Keep Native Ceremonies Out Of Environment Hearings, Mining Company Demands

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Business

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - The original federal environment review for the Prosperity Mine in British Columbia was unfair because it involved native prayer...

Mining Company Sues Environmentalists Over B.C. Project

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.01.2012 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER - The company behind a controversial mining proposal in British Columbia has filed a lawsuit against one of its critics, alleging an environ...