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Wetlands under threat in Labrador West

BIRDS.PNGEnvironmental groups are raising a red flag about a plan to build an iron ore mine on top of a protected wetland in Labrador West. Alderon’s Kami project is now undergoing an environmental assessment. If it gets the green light, the mine would destroy a section of Pike Lake, near Labrador City. It would be a first for a muncipality to break a wetland stewardship agreement with the province. Our reporter John Gaudi is looking into the issue.

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