Mine Forced to Pay for Grizzly Habitat and More
April 2001 by Associated PressThe Rock Creek Mine, a silver and copper mine proposed for the southern Cabinets near Noxon, Mont., will mean more human-bear confrontations and a shrinking bear habitat, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says.
• Snake fence upsets environmentalists...
• Job appointments based on credentials, not connections, says the governor...
Environmental groups have sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over its refusal to designate critical habitat for seven rare species, five in California and two in Alaska.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Winnemucca has something almost every other place in Nevada wishes it had: jobs and relative prosperity.
• A place for mining equipment "on the cheap"?
Oregon dredgers have been receiving notices of intent to sue for violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA) from the Northwest Environmental Defense Center (NEDC).
It is a fact that when most prospectors hear the word attorney they make the sign of the cross and run for cover. I understand all that, but there does come a time when we must face the facts. Sometimes we need them.
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