Legislative and Regulatory Update
September 2015 by Scott Harn
Landowners complained that mineral mining on or near their property could damage property values while leaving them without a cut of potential profits.
Republican legislators say the funding is necessary to protect state interests...
• More roadblocks in southern California
• Greater Sage-grouse withdrawals
It was a milestone day in the battle to maintain the rights of miners to dredge on federal mining claims in California.
Keep in mind there are specific steps that must be taken to get your traditional mining district organized if it has fallen into disarray.
One of the most asinine proposals in the SEIR is to require miners to state when and where they will be dredging. This information would be accessible to the public, which would make them prime candidates for getting their homes burglarized while they are out mining.
• BLM claim fees rise
• Critical minerals bill
• Sage-grouse habitat
The Bawl Mill • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Detecting Nuggets—Overcoming New Challenges • Modern Mining Reclamation • Retired Geologist Warned Public of Pending EPA Disaster • Piles of Gold • AMRA Takes On USFS in Idaho • Iron Ores and Iron Mining • Two Men Claim Discovery of Nazi Treasure Train • Melman on Gold & Silver • Emergency Dredging Closures in Washington State • More Gold Recovered Off Florida Coast • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices