Comment Period for Proposed Copper Mine, Land Exchange Ends November 7

Release Date: Oct 22, 2019

PHOENIX, October 22, 2019 — Interested parties have until November 7, 2019, to submit comments regarding the Forest Service’s findings outlined in the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange.

The public can submit comments by:

  • Filling out the web form located on the project website under the 'EIS Info’ tab
  • Submitting written comments via postal mail to:
  • Resolution EIS Comments
  • PO Box 34468
  • Phoenix, AZ  85067-4468
  • Note that written comments and statements must be postmarked no later than November 7, 2019

The electronic web form and instructions on how to comment, along with the DEIS and supporting documents, are available on the project website at:

As of October 21, the Tonto has received about 800 individual comments through a combination of oral comments from six public meetings, submissions via the electronic web form, and written comments.