Colorado Mining Association Appeals Roadless Ruling
June 2012 by Associated PressThe 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.
The legislators soon came to the realization that Mining Districts and our proposed bill can solve many of the problems they currently face in their home states.
• Republican bill would reopen Grand Canyon withdrawal
• Obama recommends additional fees and taxes on miners
• Hike in mining claim fees
• Hearing on suction gold dredging in California
• Interior wants mining reform
Keep in mind there are specific steps that must be taken to get your traditional mining district organized if it has fallen into disarray.
• Change is coming at Interior
• Interior Department seeking public comment regarding minerals
Retired geologist Dave Taylor of Farmington, New Mexico, predicted the disaster in a letter published by the Silverton Standard a week before it occurred.
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