State May Re-Examine Plans on Dredge Use Near Hope
August 1999 by Associated PressThe State Division of Governmental Coordination said it should have been asked to review the project a year ago to make sure the mine complies with the Alaska Coastal Zone Management Plan.
In my travels, and my experience with gravity tables, one thing has implanted itself in my mind. What about the tails?
All bedrock cracks that appear to be wide and deep should be cleaned out completely, and if you cannot clean it out thoroughly then you should break the bedrock apart…
Two 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.
• "...writing from Kuwait..."
• "...invaluable tools..."
• "Longtime prospector."
Toward the end of this summer, we expect another Federal Register notice will be published that deals with Forest Service mining regulations.
We know we lack critical minerals. We know the causes. We know the need. We have the knowledge we need right now. Why can’t we just take action and fix the problem?
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