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Proposed Boardman Coal Terminal Deadline Decision Extended

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The Oregon Department of State Lands now has more time to come up with a decision regarding a proposed coal terminal in Boardman. The Oregon Department of State Lands now has more time to come up with a decision regarding a proposed coal terminal in Boardman.
BOARDMAN, OR - The Oregon Department of State Lands now has more time to come up with a decision regarding a proposed coal terminal in Boardman.

The deadline was set for May 31st. but was extended by DSL and the Coyote Island Terminal.

This will allow more time for research and for DSL to gather more information as well as time for Coyote Island Terminal to respond.

The Yakama Nation has expressed their concerns about the proposed terminal.

Last week they held a protest in Boardman saying it would harm the fish and the overall health of the tribal members.

The extension deadline has been set for August 18th. 
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