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Hermosa Mine proposal: water impacts fact sheet

Hermosa Mine proposal: water impacts fact sheet

PUBLICATION DATE: October 28, 2014

AUTHOR: Earthworks

SUMMARY: Accompanies the full report

The Hermosa Mine Proposal: Potential impacts to Patagonia’s water supply

The Hermosa Mine Proposal: Potential impacts to Patagonia’s water supply

PUBLICATION DATE: October 28, 2014

AUTHOR: Pete Dronkers

SUMMARY: The 4,000-foot wide and 1,500-foot deep open-pit silver and manganese mine proposed by Wildcat Silver in southeastern Arizona threatens both the quantity & quality of area water supplies.

Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act of 2014 1872 Mining Law Reform

Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act of 2014 1872 Mining Law Reform

PUBLICATION DATE: July 10, 2014

AUTHOR: Earthworks

Letter of Support for 1872 Mining Law Reform 2014

Letter of Support for 1872 Mining Law Reform 2014

PUBLICATION DATE: June 18, 2014

AUTHOR: Earthworks et al.

Letter in support of of mineral withdrawls in Southwest Oregon

Letter in support of of mineral withdrawls in Southwest Oregon

PUBLICATION DATE: November 23, 2013

AUTHOR: Earthworks et. al.

Fact Sheet: Abandoned Mine Lands Cleanup and Taxpayer Fairness Act

Fact Sheet: Abandoned Mine Lands Cleanup and Taxpayer Fairness Act

PUBLICATION DATE: September 5, 2013

AUTHOR: Earthworks

Testimony of Earthworks’ Policy Director Lauren Pagel before Energy & Minerals Subcommittee

Testimony of Earthworks’ Policy Director Lauren Pagel before Energy & Minerals Subcommittee

PUBLICATION DATE: June 13, 2013

AUTHOR: Lauren Pagel

SUMMARY: Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources oversight hearing titled “Mining in America: The Administration’s Use of Claim Maintenance Fees and Cleanup of Abandoned Mine Lands.”

Testimony of Jennifer Krill before US House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources

Testimony of Jennifer Krill before US House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources

PUBLICATION DATE: March 21, 2013

AUTHOR: Jennifer Krill

SUMMARY: Hardrock mining companies in the United States enjoy subsidies and loopholes that create an extremely friendly regulatory environment for them.

Community Groups Opposed HR 4402

Community Groups Opposed HR 4402

PUBLICATION DATE: July 5, 2012

[Factsheet] HR 4402: Threatening Water Resources, Disenfranchising Communities

[Factsheet] HR 4402: Threatening Water Resources, Disenfranchising Communities

PUBLICATION DATE: May 11, 2012

AUTHOR: EARTHWORKS

Earthworks Montanore SDEIS Comments

Earthworks Montanore SDEIS Comments

PUBLICATION DATE: December 21, 2011

AUTHOR: Bonnie Gestring

SUMMARY: Earthworks comments on the supplemental draft environmental impact statement for the Montanore mine proposed underneath the federally designated Cabinet Mountains Wilderness Area in northwest Montana.

The General Mining Law of 1872

The General Mining Law of 1872

PUBLICATION DATE: September 16, 2011

AUTHOR: Lauren Pagel, Alan Septoff

POLL: Montanans’ opinion on 1872 Mining Law Reform

POLL: Montanans’ opinion on 1872 Mining Law Reform

PUBLICATION DATE: October 27, 2008

AUTHOR: EARTHWORKS, Sportsmen United for Sensible Mining

USFS Mining Rule Proposal

USFS Mining Rule Proposal

PUBLICATION DATE: June 20, 2008

AUTHOR: Lauren Pagel

Factoid #3: Mining: Public Land’s Biggest Celebrity

Factoid #3: Mining: Public Land’s Biggest Celebrity

PUBLICATION DATE: October 16, 2007

Hardrock Mining in Idaho

Hardrock Mining in Idaho

PUBLICATION DATE: October 2, 2007

AUTHOR: Cathy Carlson

A Hardrock Royalty

A Hardrock Royalty

PUBLICATION DATE: October 2, 2007

AUTHOR: Alan Septoff

SUMMARY: Although in public statements mining companies and industry trade associations have expressed support for a royalty, to date the hardrock mining industry has never paid a royalty on the metals they take from public lands. Since 1872, when the law that governs mining on public lands was written, at least $245 billion worth of metals like gold, silver, copper, and uranium have been mined with no return to the taxpayer.

Hardrock Mining in Montana

Hardrock Mining in Montana

PUBLICATION DATE: October 2, 2007

AUTHOR: Cathy Carlson

Hardrock Mining in Utah

Hardrock Mining in Utah

PUBLICATION DATE: October 2, 2007

AUTHOR: Cathy Carlson

Hardrock Mining in New Mexico

Hardrock Mining in New Mexico

PUBLICATION DATE: October 2, 2007

AUTHOR: Cathy Carlson

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