Rio's bauxite mine plan to be reassessed

RIO Tinto’s proposed $A1.45 billion South of Embley bauxite mine in Cape York in Queensland has hit a snag, with the mine expansion application to be reassessed to take into account shipping impacts on the Great Barrier Reef.

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In a statement, Environment Minister Tony Burke said he decided the assessment process for the South of Embley project and the associated port development should include the Great Barrier Reef marine

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