Stop the Talvivaara Uranium Mine

PB227094Finland is a land of tens of thousands of lakes and rivers.

The Talvivaara polymetallic and uranium mine in Sotkamo was granted a license to mine nickel in 2006. Talvivaara has since proven itself to be a hazard for water systems on both sides of the watershed.



In Finland, communities get strong say on uranium mining (Nunatsiaq News)

by Jim Bell
Nunatsiaq News
April 4, 2011

KITILLÄ, FINLAND -- Visitors from Nunavut learned last week that in
Finland, it’s possible for municipalities to block uranium mines
proposed for lands within their jurisdictions.