For the 5th time in history, the House Natural Resources committee invoked its authority and ordered the Bush administration to stop mining claims in the Grand Canyon. The measure was … [Read full article]
Tag: uranium exploration
Does Sen. John McCain Approve of Proposed Uranium Mines Near the Grand Canyon?
An Open Letter to Senator John McCain, Presumptive Republican Presidential Candidate This hit me the other day; how does the Republican Presidential Candidate-in-Waiting view the possible mining of uranium just … [Read full article]
Legislation Introduced to Prohibit Uranium Mining Near Grand Canyon
Arizona Congressman Raul Grijalva has introduced legislation to withdraw approximately one million acres near the Grand Canyon from mineral exploration under the 1872 Mining Act. In a news release, the … [Read full article]
The Grand Canyon Area is Next for Uranium Exploration
I was going through the headlines, just waiting for something to drag me out of my lethargy, and it happened. The New York Times posted a headline reading “Uranium Exploration … [Read full article]