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Group unhappy with iron mining on the Churchill

Thumbnail image for clarice blake rudkowski.jpg Clarice Blake Rudkowski The president of Grand River Ironsands joined us on the program in November 21st to talk about the $400 million iron making project coming to the Upper Lake Melville Area. Francis MacKenzie’s company will extract iron from the land in what he calls a economically and environmentally friendly way. MacKenzie was asked what impact mining will have an the environment around Happy Valley - Goose Bay. Members of the Grand River Keeper do not agree with president Francis MacKenzie and The Grand River Iron Sands. Clarice Blake Rudkowski is a member of this group formed to protect the Churchill River and she joins Colleen Connors by telephone.

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