Environmental Impact Statement Info for Tintina Mine in Meagher County
The Montana Department of Environmental Quality delivered its Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Black Butte Copper Mine to Tintina Resources on March 11, 2019. The EIS is for a Mine Operating Permit for an underground copper and related minerals mine in Meagher County in west-central Montana, approximately 20 miles north of White Sulphur Springs, the Meagher County seat.
Public Meetings and two Webinars have been scheduled to allow stakeholders to submit oral comments on the Draft EIS:
- April 24, 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Great Falls High School Upper Fieldhouse, 1900 5th Ave., (entrance to the south side of the building, at the intersection of 5th Ave. South and 19th Street), Great Falls, Montana
- April 29, 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Park High School, 102 View Vista Dr., Livingston, Montana
- April 30, 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the White Sulphur Springs High School, 405 S. Central Ave., White Sulphur Springs, Montana
- May 1 and May 2, 2019, webinars, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Sign-up instructions to follow at a later date
Register May 1 Click here to register for the Black Butte EIS Public Webinar, Wednesday, 6:00 p.m.
Register May 2 Click here to register for the Black Butte EIS Public Webinar, Thursday, 6:00 p.m..
Written comments may be submitted at the public meetings, via electronic mail at TintinaDraftEIS@mt.gov, or postal mail at:
Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 200901
Helena, MT 59601