Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd.

11:59 AM EST - Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. : Reports that the Company's 100%-owned, US-based subsidiary Pebble Limited Partnership issued the following statement on May 28. A letter issued today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) confirming the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) process for the proposed Pebble mine currently being led by the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is proceeding well, and effectively addressing all issues and concerns raised by EPA, the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and other cooperating agencies, was hailed by Pebble Partnership CEO Tom Collier as another positive step in the project's permitting process. Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. shares T.NDM are trading up $0.24 at $1.82.