Freeport-McMoRan: Environment & Ecology

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Freeport-McMoRan: Environment & Ecology

Sustainable development means meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Freeport-McMoRan's approach to sustainable development combines three essential elements: continued economic success, building local community capacity and societal trust through stakeholder engagement, and improving environmental performance. Environment & Ecology highlights news and stories of the company’s work to be compliant with laws and regulations and to minimize environmental impacts.

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Freeport-McMoRan’s Henderson Mine Receives Colorado Parks and Wildlife Partners in the Outdoors Award
July 7, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Freeport-McMoRan’s Henderson operations recently received the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Partners in the Outdoors award for its role in helping to establish a wildlife area consisting of nearly 200 acres surrounding Urad Lake, located just south of the Henderson Mine on company land in Colorado. Urad Lake is part of a reservoir system in Woods Creek...
Jul 7, 2015 1:10 PM ET
PT Freeport Indonesia, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Publishes Biodiversity Books
June 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Three books focusing on the biodiversity of the Mimika Regency in Papua have been published. The first book is Mangrove Estuary Shrimps of the Mimika Region, the second is Field Guide to Frogs of the Mimika Region, and the third is A Guide to the Birds of the Mimika Region. The three volumes complete a 10-book series on biodiversity that...
Jun 2, 2015 3:25 PM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Returns Thousands of Pig-Nosed Turtles to Natural Habitat
May 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Freeport-McMoRan, through its affiliate company PT Freeport Indonesia, recently released 6,350 pig-nosed turtles into their natural habitat in Papua, Indonesia. Carettochelys insculpta, also called the Fly River turtle, is found in rivers in Papua. It has a distinctive snout-like nose and webbed feet. The turtles are often smuggled out of the country...
May 5, 2015 4:15 PM ET
Freeport-McMoRan’s PT Freeport Indonesia Partnership Fund Wins 12 Awards for Millennium Development Goals
April 21, 2015 /3BL Media/ - PT Freeport-Indonesia’s Partnership Fund for Community Development (LPMAK) won 12 awards from the Government of Indonesia for its accomplishments in health, environmental and education programs. Most of the awards presented were for LPMAK’s work toward Millennium Development Goals. Categories that received the accolades include: Clean water...
Apr 21, 2015 7:10 PM ET
Climax Molybdenum Co., a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Receives Two Awards for Environmental Reclamation
March 31, 2015 /3BL Media/ - The Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety awarded Climax Molybdenum Co. two prestigious awards for reclamation. Bryce Romig, Environmental Manager-Henderson, received the 2014 Jim Pendleton Mined Land Reclamation Award, and Climax mine received the 2014 Excellence in Hard Rock Reclamation Award for the Company’s construction...
Mar 31, 2015 8:15 AM ET