Fraser Institute Ranks Best Regions for Mining Investment
March 2004 by Associated PressAttractive geology does not guarantee mining investment if a region’s policies are bad, say mining executives surveyed in the seventh Annual Survey of Mining Companies released by The Fraser Institute.
• "...response to your inforamtion..."
• "Rattlesnakes" article (August 2002) was "unclear"
If there is one word which seems to describe the past month on so many fronts, it is the word "dysfunctional." The tone was set when "American Beauty" won the Academy Award for "Best Movie."
Have you ever wondered what it is going to take to stop the insanity of politicians and environmental groups from taking away our rights?
• Financial Guarantees (Bonding)
• National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
• Diesel engine exhaust
• Senator Daschle inadvertently helps timber industry
• USFWS implementing Wildlands Project without voter approval
As prospectors, we cannot just roll over and continue to ignore the shift in public land management from multiple use to national preserve.
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