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EPA accused of collusion after staffer admits he aided Pebble Mine foes

EPA staff either set out to block the controversial Pebble mine by colluding with anti-mining activists, or proposed scientifically appropriate restrictions protecting southwestern Alaska from the proposal for North America's largest open-pit mine.

Report: EPA efforts to block Pebble date back six years

Long before any scientific review of the Alaska project, which has the potential to become the world's largest copper and gold mine, was even announced.