Annual Claim Filings Due
August 2018 by Scott Harn
Met by jeers and cheers from more than 1,000 people, US Senator Diane Feinstein (D-CA) made another pitch to create three new national monuments in the deserts of southern California recently.
We are at a crossroads; either we establish the mining, production and refining of rare earth elements here in the US or we remain subjected to the whims of the Chinese government.
He certainly wasn’t afraid of a fight or a court battle, and he didn’t back away from calling out those who tried to compromise the rights of miners.
• Forest Service to revisit 228 regulations
• WOTUS Executive Order suspended
Even if the California Supreme Court had ruled in favor of Rinehart, suction dredge miners would be facing the wrath of the State Water Resources Control Board...
For now, MSHA is just collecting information. However, the information it collects will shape what comes next.
- Property rights advocate in running for top BLM spot
- “Draining the swamp” at Interior
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