Release Number: BMFO 2004-9
For Release: February 20, 2004
PHOENIX PROJECT RECORD OF DECISION AVAILABLE AT BLM
The Phoenix Project Notice of Availability of the Record of Decision (ROD) is published in the Federal Register today. This action begins a 30-day appeal period. Copies of the ROD are available at the Bureau of Land Management’s Battle Mountain Field Office, 50 Bastian Road, Battle Mountain, NV.
The Phoenix Project will expand Battle Mountain Gold’s current mining and mineral processing operations by 4,308 acres on public lands in Copper Canyon south of the town of Battle Mountain in Lander County, Nevada. Battle Mountain Gold is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Newmont Mining Corporation.
For questions regarding the Project, please call Gail Givens, Assistant Field Manager, Nonrenewable Resources, Battle Mountain Field Office (775) 635-4000.
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