Economic Analysis on Critical Habitat for Bull Trout
May 2004 by Scott HarnThe US Fish & Wildlife Service has released the economic analysis and reopened the comment period for their proposal to designate critical habitat for the bull trout in 18,469 river miles and 532,721 acres of lake and reservoir habitat across the Western states.
The Maine Geological Survey is raising money to acquire a cluster of world-famous mines and create the state’s first public mineral park for rockhounds, science teachers and others with an interest in rocks and minerals.
What a month! It seemed as if one headline after another dwelled on one, and only one subject, that of the environmentalists’ concern over “global warming.” Politicians changed directions, mass demonstrations were held, Al Gore moved to the top of the media hit parade, and lawmakers were warming up to the task of revolutionizing our lives with torrents of new laws, regulations and policies.
• Make your votes count
• Court tells Forest Service many access fees are illegal
• Kensington update
Is there a method which can be done safely to get the metals to drop out of the cyanide solution? What is the best way to learn how to evaluate the potential of this serpentine platinum deposit potential?
When I’m traveling through the West, I sometimes take detours that lead me to places that I never knew exist
Surging global demand for copper has breathed new life into the mining industry in Chingola, a short drive from the Congolese border on top of some of the richest copper deposits in the world.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
The Bawl Mill • Prospecting for Copper • US Mining Industry Outlook Brighter • Gold in the Chinle Formation • Gold Dredgers Rescue Threatened Fish • Gold Mine Plans Upheld in Lawsuit • DOI Computers Back Online • Picks & Pans: Nuggets by the Dozen in Alaska • Historical Mining Methods • The Elusive Mother Lode • Clarence King, Geologist • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices • Melman on Gold & Silver