Miners Rescued After Two Weeks
June 2006 by Associated PressTwo Australian miners who survived for two weeks in a kennel-size cage trapped 3,000 feet underground walked out of the Beaconsfield Gold Mine and punched the air, freed by rescue crews drilling round-the-clock by hand.
• Obama’s parting shots
• California suction dredging
• Oregon follows California’s lead
• Lawsuit coming; bill introduced to stop mining in Washington State
• President Trump halts new federal regulations
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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