Mount Todd gold mine reopening proposal from Vista Gold faces environmental liability concerns

Mount Todd gold mine reopening proposal from Vista Gold faces environmental liability concerns

ABC A proposal to turn an abandoned mine into one of the country's largest gold operations hangs in the balance amid hopes for job creation and concerns about environmental liability. In 2006, Canadian company Vista Gold acquired the site and set about making it operational. Since then it has spent $90 million on the site, which it estimates holds about 10 million ounces of gold â worth more th…

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