Significant Progress for California Suction Gold Dredgers
January 2015 by Ron KliewerIt was a milestone day in the battle to maintain the rights of miners to dredge on federal mining claims in California.
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• Wyoming appeals roadless decision
• Mercury reduction program slated for California
• Oregon wilderness
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• Canada pulls out of Kyoto Climate Treaty
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- Update on California suction gold dredging
- Interior Department reigns in “sue and settle”
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They cited concerns that the Trump administration would allow more logging, oil drilling, mining or development on some of the 46 million acres controlled by the federal government in California.
Met by jeers and cheers from more than 1,000 people, US Senator Diane Feinstein (D-CA) made another pitch to create three new national monuments in the deserts of southern California recently.
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