Any day now, Energy Fuels (EFR) will resume drilling for high-grade uranium ore at the Canyon Mine just six miles south of the Grand Canyon. The risks of the mine have never been fully investigated, but it doesn’t take much to see the potential consequences. The Canyon Mine sits directly above the Redwall-Muav Aquifer in […]
More than five million people visit the Grand Canyon each year. It’s one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations, yet the public knows next to nothing about the indigenous nation living on its floor. Geography has a lot to do with it: the territory of the Havasupai Tribe is only accessible by helicopter–or, for […]
In Part One of Grand Canyon Futures, Intercontinental Cry’s Garet Bleir looks at some of the key issues he uncovered during his investigation into the Canyon uranium mine owned by Toronto-based mining company, Energy Fuels. Just a few months ago, millions of gallons of water fell into the depths of the Canyon Mine. Suddenly, this […]
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