Jarbidge Mine Canceled

March 14, 2022 By: Spencer Durrant

jarbidge riverThe Jarbidge River is a unique area in northern Nevada and southern Idaho. It’s home to redband and bull trout, and is the southernmost home of bull trout in their historical native range.

A recently proposed mine near the Jarbidge River has been canceled, and the company who performed exploratory drilling – Newcrest Mining Limited – will complete mitigation projects to ensure the future health of the river.

You can read more about the mine here.