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South Dakota: Two mining initiatives fail

Archived Article - November 21, 1988 by Tony Davis

The mining industry trumped a citizens' action group on initiatives that would have forced tougher reclamation and water protection standards and raised state taxes on gold mined by heap leaching or in open pits. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/20.22/download-entire-issue

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