National Forest Closures in California
November 2020 by Chris Ralph
I found I could not go prospecting in areas where I did not have a mining claim and the Forest Service thought my mere presence was a danger to the forest.
- Key appointment at BLM
- Current administration not waiting for Congress
- BLM relocating
- Kansas exempts bullion from sales tax
In the meantime, we will continue our multi-pronged approach to seek regulatory relief at the federal level while supporting those court cases that are built on a strong legal foundation.
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- Attorney General ends EPA slush fund
Nevada’s attorney general for the first time is joining a rural county in a 15-year-old legal battle...
• Not so happy birthday
• Even more support for the PLP
Logging on federal land plummeted—over 84% since the 1980s. And that management tool was replaced with—nothing.
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