Taking on the EPA, Sasquatch, Ratchilla and Gold Dredging
September 2014 by Shannon Poe...we packed up our two dredges and headed for our claim about an hour away on the South Fork of the Clearwater to dredge openly in opposition to the EPA.
• More roadblocks to dredging in California
• Two Oregon Sheriffs challenge Forest Service authority
• Gold is money
Have you ever wondered what it is going to take to stop the insanity of politicians and environmental groups from taking away our rights?
• Change is coming at Interior
• Interior Department seeking public comment regarding minerals
• SB 637
• Public land users cry "fowl"
We are in the planning stages for our next trip to DC. Clark and I are looking at returning after the mid-term elections, probably around the end of November or early December, to continue discussions with members of Congress…
Landowners complained that mineral mining on or near their property could damage property values while leaving them without a cut of potential profits.
Another California Assembly member, Jared Huffman, is attempting to ban dredging in the state on a more permanent basis.
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