State Lends Help to County in Nevada Road Fight
April 2015 by Associated PressNevada’s attorney general for the first time is joining a rural county in a 15-year-old legal battle...
In May, 2016, the Andersons received a letter from Steve Niemela at the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife requesting access to their property to conduct surveys for “foothill yellow-legged frogs and other amphibians.”
“We feel that we can clean up an area that has been abandoned after 100 years of mining,” Lyon said.
Federal safety inspectors have ordered one of the nation’s deepest underground mines closed in northern Idaho following an investigation prompted by a series of accidents that killed two miners over the last year.
• ESA changes for the better
In every sense, this was a witch hunt with a preconceived agenda to heavily restrict or outright prohibit most small-scale mining in Oregon.
• Bills introduced to stop federal management of greater sage grouse
• WOTUS under review
• Congressional Review Act
The very way it was done at the time didn’t give one much confidence in the objectivity and honesty of the BLM study.
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