Feds Eye Restrictions on AZ Archaeological Sites
September 1999 by Associated PressThe Interior Department is proposing a moratorium on new mining and grazing in a 176-square-mile area of central Arizona dotted with American Indian ruins, a possible first step toward a new national monument.
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An agreement between developer Teck-Pogo and an environmental group will allow construction work to resume on the Pogo gold mine.
There is a major change coming in the economy of the world and now is the time for prospectors and miners to grab a ticket and get on board.
Arizona-based International Silver Inc. is proposing an underground silver and zinc mine in Montana and has asked Butte-Silver Bow County to lease them the surface and mineral rights to hundreds of acres.
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Honda Motor Co. said it will begin using new catalytic converter technology it believes will slash use of pricey precious metals in auto emission-control systems by 50 to 70 percent.
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