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UMD BBER Mining Economic Impact Report 2020

contacted by the Iron Mining Association of Minnesota and Mining Minnesota to study and estimate the economic impacts of construction and operations for ferrous and nonferrous mining on Minnesota and the Arrowhead Region including Douglas County, Wisconsin. The objectives of the study include:

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Economic Impact of Ferrous and Nonferrous Mining on ...

The UMD Labovitz School of Business and Economics’ research bureau, the Bureau of Business and Economic Research (BBER), was contacted by the Iron Mining Association of Minnesota and Mining Minnesota to study and estimate the economic impacts of construction and operations for ferrous and nonferrous mining on Minnesota and the Arrowhead Region including Douglas County, Wisconsin.

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Minnesota Iron - Economic Impact

Minnesota’s iron mining industry not only has significant economic impact in the areas in which the iron is mined. The effects of Minnesota’s iron mining industry can be felt far and wide – on local, regional, national and even international levels. Existing Minnesota Iron Mining Operations Iron mining helped contribute more than $3 billion to...

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Economic Growth - Mining Minnesota

Mining will create significant and sustainable economic growth and stability to Minnesota communities and our entire state. With an estimated 4 billion tons of copper, nickel and precious metals in Minnesota, mining will provide financial benefits for generations to come. Economic impact at a glance:

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The Economic Role of Metal Mining in Minnesota: Past ...

Understanding the impact of metal mining and processing on local and regional economies lays the basis for an evaluation of the net dollar benefits created. These can then be compared to the environmental and social costs to evaluate the overall economic rationality of the proposed mineral developments. Hard Lessons from Minnesota’s Metal ...

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Copper-Nickel Studies and Non-ferrous Mining -

Given all this interest in copper-nickel mining exploration at the time, the EQC adopted a resolution in 1974 requiring an adequate regional study examining environmental, social, and economic impacts of non-ferrous mining before the acceptance of any environmental impact studies. This resolution led to the Minnesota Regional Copper-Nickel ...

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Environmental Responsibility - Mining Minnesota

Modern Mining is. Responsible Mining. Today’s mining process is environmentally responsible, precise and thoughtful. It utilizes modern technology and scientific knowledge to better predict, plan for, and prevent or control adverse environmental impacts. The last 15 years have brought about remarkable changes in the industry.

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Wetlands impact: PolyMet mine’s potential for destruction ...

May 24, 2018  PolyMet’s proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota could have major impacts on wetlands in a region known for high quality and diverse bogs, fens, swamps, and ponds.

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The White House moves to ban copper mining near

Oct 28, 2021  A Biden administration review could curtail copper mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in Minnesota — an area known for its pristine nature.

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Readers Write: Minneapolis mayoral race, mining and the ...

Oct 27, 2021  Whereas mining proposals in Minnesota and elsewhere in the U.S. require extensive examination of potential risks to ground and surface water,

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Mining is a small part of Minnesota’s economy. So why is ...

Oct 17, 2018  A big impact in Northeastern Minnesota. Mining has a long history in Minnesota, beginning in the 1800s when prospectors looking for gold in the northeastern part of the state struck on something ...

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The Economic Role of Metal Mining in Minnesota: Past ...

Understanding the impact of metal mining and processing on local and regional economies lays the basis for an evaluation of the net dollar benefits created. These can then be compared to the environmental and social costs to evaluate the overall economic rationality of the proposed mineral developments. Hard Lessons from Minnesota’s Metal ...

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Economic Growth - Mining Minnesota

Mining will create significant and sustainable economic growth and stability to Minnesota communities and our entire state. With an estimated 4 billion tons of copper, nickel and precious metals in Minnesota, mining will provide financial benefits for generations to come. Economic impact at a glance:

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The Biden administration’s mining study and the future of ...

Oct 21, 2021  The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is currently working with Twin Metals to conduct an environmental review of the mining project, and the

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Environmental Responsibility - Mining Minnesota

Modern Mining is. Responsible Mining. Today’s mining process is environmentally responsible, precise and thoughtful. It utilizes modern technology and scientific knowledge to better predict, plan for, and prevent or control adverse environmental impacts. The last 15 years have brought about remarkable changes in the industry.

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Minnesota’s Copper and Nickel Deposits are World Class

Mar 12, 2018  Minnesota’s Copper and Nickel Deposits are World Class. Minnesota has a long history of mining iron ore, which continues to this day. In fact, nearly 75 percent of the iron ore produced in the United States is mined in Minnesota. However, many people may not be aware of the fact that Minnesota has some of the largest undeveloped copper and nickel deposits in the world.

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Hydraulic Impacts of Quarries and Gravel Pits

(Figure 1) provides the first comprehensive assessment of aggregate mining impacts on ground-water systems in Minnesota. This information can be used for siting of new aggregate mines and for more accurately assessing their impacts on local ground-water resources. It can also be used for planning purposes at the state and local level.

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About the Project - Twin Metals Minnesota

Twin Metals Minnesota submitted its mine plan to state and federal agencies, kicking off a multi-year scoping and environmental review process that will thoroughly evaluate the proposal. TODAY Twin Metals Minnesota is a wholly owned subsidiary of Antofagasta PLC. 18 Minnesota-based employees support two offices in Ely and St. Paul.

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Talon Metals - Tamarack Mine

Talon Metals corporation is headquartered in the British Virgin Islands and is engaged in a joint venture with Rio Tinto on the high-grade Nickel-Copper-Cobalt Project located in near Tamarack, Minnesota. Talon plans to build Nickel-Copper-Cobalt mine in coming years. Although Talon Metals is making sincere efforts to "go green" and minimize ...

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Economic Impact of Ferrous and Nonferrous Mining on ...

The UMD Labovitz School of Business and Economics’ research bureau, the Bureau of Business and Economic Research (BBER), was contacted by the Iron Mining Association of Minnesota and Mining Minnesota to study and estimate the economic impacts of construction and operations for ferrous and nonferrous mining on Minnesota and the Arrowhead Region including Douglas County, Wisconsin.

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Mining Industry Shows Considerable Growth by 2024 Iron ...

Sep 29, 2020  The University of Minnesota Duluth recently completed a study on the Economic Impacts of Ferrous and Nonferrous Mining and found that in 2019, Minnesota’s mining industry contributed more than 11,600 jobs, $1.0 billion in labor income, $2.1 billion in value-added spending, and more than $4.0 billion into the state’s economy. Study results indicate that the mining industry has

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Biden administration move could block Minnesota copper ...

Oct 20, 2021  MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Biden administration dealt a serious blow Wednesday to the proposed Twin Metals copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota, ordering a study that could lead to a 20-year ban on mining upstream from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.. The U.S. Forest Service filed an application with the Bureau of Land Management for a “mineral withdrawal,” which

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Twin Metals proposal: Not this mine. Not this location ...

Nov 23, 2019  The 20,000-ton-per-day operation would be perched on the edge of a lake that drains into the wilderness watershed, potentially allowing pollutants from a

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Minnesota unemployment rate drops to 3.5 percent; wage and ...

Nov 18, 2021  Minnesota’s unemployment rate was 3.5 percent for October, down from 3.7 percent the month before. The 3.5 percent rate matches what the state recorded in

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Minnesota Iron - Economic Impact

Minnesota’s iron mining industry not only has significant economic impact in the areas in which the iron is mined. The effects of Minnesota’s iron mining industry can be felt far and wide – on local, regional, national and even international levels. Existing

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The Economic Impact of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Mining

The Economic Impact of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Mining on the State of Minnesota and the Arrowhead Region, including Douglas County, Wisconsin November 2012 For Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) Minnesota Power Natural Resources and Research Institute (NRRI) University of Minnesota

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aggregate mining in the Watershed, Minnesota

The impact of aggregate mining in the Vermillion River Watershed, Minnesota Executive Summary The Vermillion River watershed is rich in high quality aggregate resources that are being actively mined because of their proximity to the metropolitan area. The impact of

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The Biden administration’s mining study and the future of ...

Oct 21, 2021  The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is currently working with Twin Metals to conduct an environmental review of the mining project, and the

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Environmental Groups Seek to Halt Minnesota Mining Project ...

May 06, 2020  Northern Minnesota’s Iron Range was a hub for iron ore mining from the end of the 19th century through 1984. The region still exports taconite, a low-grade form of the ore, and some high-grade ore, but no longer approaches the economic heights of the Iron Range’s peak years.

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What Trump’s new executive order actually means for mining ...

Oct 02, 2020  In 2019, Trump cancelled an Obama-era study on the potentially dire environmental impacts of copper-nickel mining projects in the Boundary Waters watershed that could have resulted in

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Mining Industry Shows Considerable Growth by 2024 Iron ...

Sep 29, 2020  The University of Minnesota Duluth recently completed a study on the Economic Impacts of Ferrous and Nonferrous Mining and found that in 2019, Minnesota’s mining industry contributed more than 11,600 jobs, $1.0 billion in labor income, $2.1 billion in value-added spending, and more than $4.0 billion into the state’s economy. Study results indicate that the mining industry has

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Hydraulic Impacts of Quarries and Gravel Pits

(Figure 1) provides the first comprehensive assessment of aggregate mining impacts on ground-water systems in Minnesota. This information can be used for siting of new aggregate mines and for more accurately assessing their impacts on local ground-water resources. It can also be used for planning purposes at the state and local level.

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About the Project - Twin Metals Minnesota

Twin Metals Minnesota submitted its mine plan to state and federal agencies, kicking off a multi-year scoping and environmental review process that will thoroughly evaluate the proposal. TODAY Twin Metals Minnesota is a wholly owned subsidiary of Antofagasta PLC. 18 Minnesota-based employees support two offices in Ely and St. Paul.

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Twin Metals to appeal federal decision on proposed mine ...

Oct 27, 2021  MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Twin Metals will appeal a federal decision that dealt a serious blow to its proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota, the company said Wednesday.. Last week, the Biden administration ordered a mineral withdrawal study on 225,000 acres of federal land that could lead to a 20-year ban on mining upstream from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness,

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Federal plan to study environmental impacts of mining near ...

Oct 21, 2021  Duluth, Minn. October 21, 2021 4:00 a.m. Listen Federal plan to study environmental impacts of mining near BWCA draws praise, scorn. DFL Rep. Jim Davnie speaks during a press conference alongside ...

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Sulfide Mining and Human Health - Save the Boundary

sociation, Minnesota Nurses Association and Minnesota Academy of Family Physi-cians have each endorsed deeper inquiry into the potential health effects of sulfide mining, and specifically of copper-nickel mining. Although the majority of debates about sulfide mining in our state have been framed as “environment versus jobs,” the impact on ...

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Environmental Risks of Mining

Mining is an inherently invasive process that can cause damage to a landscape in an area much larger than the mining site itself. The effects of this damage can continue years after a mine has shut down, including the addition to greenhouse gasses, death of flora and fauna, and erosion of land and habitat.

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Copper-nickel proponents make their case in Washington ...

Oct 26, 2021  The contingent failed to land meetings with the U.S. Interior and Agriculture departments, which jointly made last week’s announcement of a two-year pause to study the impacts of

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