Public Talk by Dr. Dennis W. Larson

Dr. Dennis W. Lawson (P.Geo.,P.Eng.), Environmental Mining Specialist, Environment Canada (Retired), gives a talk entitled "Reclaiming the Abandoned Uranium Tailings at Gunnar Mines, Uranium CIty, Saskatchewan" Thursday, 16 April 2009, 7 p.m., Frances Morrison Library, 311-23rd Street East, Saskatoon.

Dr. Lawson had responsibilities with Environment Canada for research and investigations at and near the abandoned Gunnar Uranium tailings for close to 20 years over the period 1981 to 1999. In this lay yet scientific PowerPoint presentation, Dennis will introduce citizens to the Gunnar mine, mill, waste-rock piles, tailings and northern environment using diagrams and historical photographs. The environmental issues will come to be revealed and tentative alternative solutions weill be outlined.

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