BLM Cancels 10-Million-Acre Sage Grouse Mineral Withdrawal
November 2017 by Chris Ralph
The very way it was done at the time didn’t give one much confidence in the objectivity and honesty of the BLM study.
• Battle continues in the "Golden State"
• California Water Board needs your comments
Is there any hope for a solution? Yes, there is, and we’ve been working with Public Lands for the People, the Minerals and Mining Advisory Council, attorney James Buchal and others on that solution.
• Critical minerals obtain national security status
• Idaho to take over EPA permitting
• Partial win for miners
• California suction dredging
• Feds continue to push for more public lands
• Idaho suction dredging
Keep in mind there are specific steps that must be taken to get your traditional mining district organized if it has fallen into disarray.
More than 100 gold prospectors gathered at Azusa Canyon in the recently declared San Gabriel Mountains National Monument in southern California to voice their concerns…
The settlement did not grant an immediate approval for the project, but it did begin to clear the way for the company to apply for federal permits—a path the Obama administration previously had thwarted.
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