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Court throws out enviro suit seeking to block uranium mine near Grand Canyon NP

FLAGSTAFF — A federal judge has ruled against environmental groups and a tribe in their bid to keep a uranium mine south of the Grand Canyon from operating.


The Canyon Mine near the national park's South Rim entrance has been on standby for nearly 20 years. The company that owns it, Energy Fuels Resources, is waiting for uranium prices to rebound before opening it.


https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/arizona/articles/2020-05-27/environmentalists-lose-bid-to-halt-uranium-mine-in-arizona

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