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News Release
State agencies to meet February 1 on proposed gold mine in Malheur County - 01/20/21

Portland, OR– State agencies will meet by teleconference February 1 on a proposed chemical process gold mine in Malheur County.

The Technical Review Team (TRT) Wildlife Subcommittee will meet by teleconference on Monday February 1 from 1:00 p.m. to 3 p.m. PST.

The public notices and related documents are available at: https://www.oregongeology.org/mlrr/chemicalprocess_Calico-GrassyMtn.htm

The public and media may listen to the meetings by joining the Microsoft Teams Meeting online, or by phone. Due to COVID-19 safety restrictions, there will not be an in-person location to attend this meeting. For online meeting details and call-in instructions, see the meeting agendas. For further information, contact the DOGAMI Albany office at (541) 967-2083 or email: mlrr.info@oregon.gov.

The TRT Wildlife Subcommittee is an inter-disciplinary team of state agencies that reviews wildlife information and concerns related to a proposed mine during all phases of the application process, and ultimately develops wildlife-related consolidated permit conditions that conform to Oregon regulations.


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