The Guaniamo Diamond Region, Venezuela—Part I
July 2010 by Carl BrinkThe considerable richness of the gravels is shown by the fact that operators have successfully worked the same river sections for over 20 years.
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The Forest Service supervisor in charge of national forests in Nevada abruptly announced her resignation November 8, citing an atmosphere of "hostility and distrust" toward federal employees in the state.
Backers of the petition drive that began five months ago said they secured only about two-thirds of the 97,000 signatures they needed by the deadline to place the measure on the November ballot.
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