Antiquated mining law hamstrings cleanups

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Antiquated mining law hamstrings cleanups

Dating 143 years, few mandates exist for reclamation
Miners at an unidentified mine stop their work to pose for a picture around 1900. Mining laws enacted in the 1870s dominate mining activity to this day. "The 1872 mining law is the freest ride of all free rides on the books," expert Roger Flynn said.

Antiquated mining law hamstrings cleanups

Miners at an unidentified mine stop their work to pose for a picture around 1900. Mining laws enacted in the 1870s dominate mining activity to this day. "The 1872 mining law is the freest ride of all free rides on the books," expert Roger Flynn said.
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