The Treasure Detective—Part II
August 2006 by John JonesGNIS is an acronym for the “Geographic Names Information Service” that is maintained by the United States Geological Survey. The database catalogs and standardizes place names in the United States. This information set has nearly 2,000,000...
Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell (R-Colorado) sponsored the Federal Agency Compliance Act (S-1166) in the 105th Congress to prevent bureaucrats from abusing their office by ignoring federal case law. This legislation apparently failed, but is still needed. During the Clinton administration, Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt illegally directed the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to...
Q: I’ve been using a computer program that lists both active and closed mining claims. Can you tell me the definition of a closed claim and why they would be shown?
• There's a fungus among us
• Taxpayers crash land in Arizona
• "What did you get arrested for?"
David N. Skillings, Jr
Federal and state wildlife biologists planted false evidence of a rare cat species in two national forests, officials told The Washington Times.
Excerpts from CMJ, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
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