Wyoming Governor Pushes for Uranium Study Release
October 2008 by Associated PressWith energy companies clamoring to produce more uranium, Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal is urging federal regulators not to delay release of an environmental study on in-situ mining.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
• Environmentalists are missing a golden opportunity
• Special-use authorization not needed
• More EPA woes
Environmentalists are attempting to turn the jewelry industry against Alaska’s Pebble Mine before the project even gets fully under way.
Author’s note: If you ever contemplate prospecting on the Seventymile River, beginning at the mouth, make sure your will is up to date, and you’ve said goodbye to loved ones. If the mosquitoes don’t get you on the way up, you’ll surely drown in the river or wear yourself out thrashing through the brush.
Then it appeared. A 64-inch rack on the giant moose silhouetted against the sun. Bernie had waited for the large creature to come out into the open. He raised his bolt action Remington .338, took aim, and pulled the trigger.
• Cell phone tax is un-appealing
• Awkwardly dressed
• Would Mother approve?
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