Traditional Adversaries Reach Agreement
June 2000 by Associated PressThe Stillwater Mining Company and three citizen watchdog groups have signed a 38-page accord that creates a new relationship between the traditional adversaries and could set an example for resource development decisions in the West.
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State regulators imposed a record $11 million fine on the operators of a gold mine in the Sierra foothills east of Sacramento.
Epithermal Ore Deposits Associated With Tertiary Volcanism—And the Feasibility of Metal Detecting for Them
Epithermal ore deposits are common in regions of late volcanic activity, especially areas associated with Miocene and later Pliocene extrusive volcanics that have not been deeply eroded since the ore was deposited. Many are simple fissure veins, but stock-works and ore-pipes are also common.
Superior Court Judge Karen L. Dixon granted the temporary restraining order on July 3, 2013.
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