Company Looks at Restarting Sunshine Mine
July 2002 by Associated PressThe lights are on again in the Sunshine silver mine as a New Orleans company investigates whether it is profitable to buy the operation.
The great mining geologist Waldemar Lindgren used the word “epithermal” to describe a type of quartz vein commonly found in desert regions of the United States and Mexico.
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The actions of the hot, ore-bearing solutions are not limited only to the deposition of material within the walls of the fissures.
Michigan would have one of the toughest sets of rules for sulfide mining in the nation under legislation approved by a state House committee.
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