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Environmental Enforcement Doesn’t Sit Well With Miners, Politicians

By | September 5, 2013

A recent sweep by government agents looking for environmental violations at gold mines in the 40 Mile region, has angered locals and Alaska politicians. The governor’s office has ordered an investigation, and area placer miners are organizing to protest the Environmental Protection Agency lead action.

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