Check out the emergency warning plan for yourself. The plan states that over 990 people would be killed if this dam collapsed. Not taken into account, however, are the effects of a "breakthrough:" meaning the bottom of the impoundment would break and slurry would break into underground mineshafts.
Here Matt and Becky are standing directly on top of the place where the blasting is supposed to begin on the Bee Tree MTR permit.
Matt and Becky up on top of the Knob. Becky is staying warm and bright in Bacon's coveralls!
This was my first time riding a four wheeler. It was addictively fun.