BLM Flexes Its Muscles in Quartzsite
July 2014 by Jane Alene BoylesSomehow the Bureau of Land Management seems to have forgotten that they work for the people.
• Sheriff withdraws Forest Service law enforcement authority
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...
The petition seeks specific changes to existing Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management regulations to restore the intent of Congress and federal preemption.
Landowners complained that mineral mining on or near their property could damage property values while leaving them without a cut of potential profits.
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• Positive news from California?
• Still no results in Wisconsin
• Give us back our lands
As prospectors, we cannot just roll over and continue to ignore the shift in public land management from multiple use to national preserve.
• The good, the bad, and the ugly
• California and Oregon dredge permits
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