Helena and Aurora Range story to be aired on Landline, Sunday, 1 March 2015

Helena and Aurora Range story

 

to be shown on Landline,

 

Sunday, 1 March 2015

 

 

 

 

Landline is a 58 minute rural program that starts at 12 noon on Sundays

 

If you miss the 12 noon program on Sunday there is a repeat

on at midnight

and then another repeat at 10 am the next day

on 2 March 2015.

Otherwise can watch on ABC iview

 

The subject is on the EPA's decision that an

API Category B (Environmentally unacceptable) level of assessment be given for the mine proposal:

"J5 and Bungalbin East Iron Ore Project"

- referred to the EPA by Polaris Metals Pty Ltd (Mineral Resources Limited) in May 2014.

 

That "... the EPA has concluded that the proposal should not be implemented"

as 

"...the proposal cannot be managed to meet the EPA's objective for Landforms and Flora and Vegetation ..."