California Suction Dredging Update
July 2012 by Scott HarnAnother California Assembly member, Jared Huffman, is attempting to ban dredging in the state on a more permanent basis.
The fire started early October 4, destroying the Bureau of Land Management office on the edge of town within minutes.
You have made your presence known with the BLM or Forest Service, placed Mining District signs along the entrance points to your district, and found support with other local miners. But how do you gain popular support?
• US District Court rules against Oregon miners
• Bill to halt sage grouse management plans introduced.
In every sense, this was a witch hunt with a preconceived agenda to heavily restrict or outright prohibit most small-scale mining in Oregon.
On November 30, 2015, the Galice Mining District (with the support of the Waldo Mining District), along with several Oregon mining associations and individuals, filed a Motion for Summary Judgment against the State of Oregon and SB 838...
The very way it was done at the time didn’t give one much confidence in the objectivity and honesty of the BLM study.
• PLP continues the fight for miners' rights
• Oregon miners fight back
• Bills address strategic minerals
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