ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - The Pebble Partnership says it will file for a U.S. Clean Water Act 404 permit with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Friday, December 22.
According to a statement from the Pebble Partnership, "This action will initiate the thorough project review process prescribed under the National Environmental Policy Act."
Earlier this week, the Pebble Limited Partnership announced a framework agreement with First Quantum Minerals, Ltd.
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