Let us help you recover valuable metals. 888-437-1187

Magazine

Legislation & Regulation

Articles Per Page

Current, past and pending

Colorado Miner Sues EPA Over 2015 Spill


Hennis claims that months later and without his permission, the EPA built a $2.3 million water treatment facility on the property and the agency continues treating water and storing waste there.

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• New, damning revelations about Biden nominee to head BLM

Reminder: Annual Claim Filings and Fees Due


Mining claimants who wish to retain their mining claims on Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service lands through the 2022 assessment year must pay a maintenance fee or file a maintenance fee waiver certificate on or before September 1, 2021, to prevent forfeiture.

Advertisement
Your Sonic Drilling Partner-As seen on GOLD RUSH

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Actions speak louder than words
• Biden nominee for BLM director has ties to eco-terrorist groups

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Biden administration considers ban on new mining
• 30 x 30 Termination Act

Opinion: Another Attack on Oregon’s Rural Communities


Advertisement
Get the small gold - Get the BIG GOLD!

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Governors push back on Biden’s public lands acquisition plan

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Haaland confirmed as head of Department of Interior
• Proposed bills aim to lock up millions of acres of public lands
• Recall election could have implications for dredgers in California

Administration Offers Up Conflicting Goals and Executive Orders


To reach this goal, our federal government would need to designate another 45.7 million acres as protected lands every year.

Advertisement
Sonic Concentrator--Advanced Concentration Technology

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Additional access restrictions proposed in Arizona
• Oregon senators introduce bill to place state rivers and streams off-limits

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Resolution Copper project moves closer to fruition in Arizona

Minnesota Lawmakers Move to Stop New Mines


Companion bills set to be proposed by state lawmakers and US Rep. Betty McCollum seek to block copper mining on federal lands…

Advertisement
Charles P. Watson, Chief Geologist

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Biden’s incoming administration has green agenda
• Habitat definition finalized

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Nevada miners get reprieve
• Georgia Senate race may set the stage for mining regulations
• New Executive Order on critical minerals
• Interior Department makes adjustments to LWCF

National Forest Closures in California


I found I could not go prospecting in areas where I did not have a mining claim and the Forest Service thought my mere presence was a danger to the forest.

Advertisement
Gold Claimer Brand Dealer plus Mine Claim Services: Surveying - Mapping - Locating - MORE!

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Pendley nomination withdrawn but will remain BLM director for now
• Comments needed for Midas Gold project in Idaho

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Nevada proposal to cap tax deductions for mining businesses stalls
• NEPA gets a much needed update
• Army Corps to release review of Pebble Mine

Reminder: Annual Claim Filings Due


Mining claimants who wish to retain their mining claims on Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service lands through the 2021 assessment year must pay a maintenance fee or file a maintenance fee waiver certificate on or before September 1…

Advertisement

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• US Supreme Court declines to hear dredging controversy
• Why Senate Bill S3422 is bad for America
• Comment deadline extended for new California dredging regulations

Seeking The Truth—A Letter From the Editor


Advertisements

Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue