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Zephyr Minerals Ltd (Zephyr) is a publicly traded Canadian company located in Nova Scotia (zephyrminerals.com).
On June 30, 2021 Zephyr submitted a hard rock mining permit application to the state Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety (DRMS).
The approximate location of the proposed mine is in the Temple Canyon Area, 4 miles southwest of downtown Canon City, 1.5 miles from the city limits, and 1.3 miles from Grape Creek.
Key data points directly from the mining permit application.
These are the top risks associated with mining activities in our community.
Nobody knows what will happen when the three chemicals in the plan mix with the ore in that location, given the amount of ore to be extracted from the ground.
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