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September 8, 2014 - Engineering News-Record

Engineering News-Record: Video About the Holden Mine Cleanup

Rio Tinto Group is moving 1-million yards of copper tailings and constructing a 90-ft-deep barrier wall as part of a remediation process for a copper mine abandoned by another firm fifty years ago. More...

August 21, 2014 - The Wenatchee World

The Wenatchee World: Holden Mine Cleanup Will Improve Water & Soil

For over 50 years, the people of Holden Village have lived in the shadow of a once-giant copper mine. More...

August 19, 2014 - $200-Million Mine Cleanup in Washington State

The Holden Mine cleanup is a remediation project costing upwards of a $200 million at a remote access site in central Washington State to fix environmental damage from an underground copper mine that operated over 50 years ago. More...

Summer 2014

Holden Mine Cleanup eNews

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July 30, 2014 - Lake Chelan Mirror

Lake Chelan Mirror: Holden Village a Remote Jewel of Chelan

As one's ears pop due to the steady rise in elevation along the more than 10-mile trip from Lucerne to Holden Village, the eyes are treated to the sight of many happy faces waving... More...

July 27, 2014 - KSL

KSL: Healing Souls, Healing a Mountain

Two very different worlds are in collision, carrying out a mission... More...

July 26, 2014 - Deseret News

Healing Souls, Healing a Mountain

Holden Mine was once one of North America's largest producing copper mines, delivering $66 million worth of metals More...

July 23, 2014 - Lake Chelan Mirror

Remediation Work Progressing at Holden Village

Today, Holden Village is primarily a spiritual retreat center that has operated for more than 50 years... More...

March 13, 2014 - The Chronicle

Mine Remediation Affecting Glacier Peak Wilderness Access

Okanogan-Wenatchee Forest Service officials are reminding recreationists to plan ahead if visiting Lucerne, Holden Village or surrounding forest trails... More...

November 1, 2013 - Rio Tinto M2M

Holding True

How Rio Tinto is stepping up to solve legacy environmental issues at Holden Mine. More...

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