Alaska: Large-Scale Mining Can Be Done Right
March 2014 by Associated Press"As elected leaders of the State of Alaska, we want you to know that Alaska is open to investment from those who seek to develop our state's natural resources safely and responsibly..."
• California dredging update
• Study: Sage grouse does not need protection
• Tennessee enacts harsh new gold prospecting regulations
• Pacific Legal Foundation joins effort to overturn California dredging moratorium
• PLP fund drive continues
The Colorado Mining Association is asking the US Supreme Court to review a 2001 rule that largely barred new roads on 58 million acres of roadless areas in national forests.
Superior Court Judge Karen L. Dixon granted the temporary restraining order on July 3, 2013.
A proposed constitutional amendment to raise the cap on mining taxes can proceed as written, a state judge ruled March 14.
- Interior Department reigns in “sue and settle”
- Comments needed on Forest Service Part 228 regulations
• Another setback for Twin Metals
• US Supreme Court to review case that challenges WOTUS
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