Rio Tinto hosted a coffee hour tonight. The focus: all about air.
The informal gathering took place at the mine’s information center in Downtown Marquette. Brian Leahy, the Senior Meteorologist with horizon Environmental, talked about a recent study he performed at Rio Tinto.
The mine is seeking an air permit. With this study, the impact the mine will have on air quality was determined.
The summer mine tour dates have been set for the Eagle Mine. If you would like more information on exact dates, log on to kennecotteagleminerals.com.