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.
- Proposed budget for EPA
- California SB 1222
- 640 million acres and counting
- Gold and silver bullion
US uranium mines produced less than 174,000 pounds in 2019, according to the February Energy Information Administration report. That’s down from 4.9 million pounds in 2014.
• Reopening closed areas
We can either surrender or draw a line in the sand and fight to hold the remaining mining rights we still have.
Judge Ochoa went so far as to call the California permit scheme “unenforceable.”
• BLM proposed budget asks for funds for mining restrictions
• Oregon bill 838
• California suction gold dredging update
After many decades of closures, land-use restrictions, and over-regulation, miners and all other public land users may finally see some real relief due to the efforts of MMAC.
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