A 138-year-old law blocks serious hardrock mining reform, despite the untiring work of activists.
by Paul Larmer,
Nov 21, 2010
High Country News will host Holiday Open House; poets, bikers and wine-lovers come to call; clarifications.
by Jodi Peterson,
Dec 05, 2010
In southern Arizona, the Forest Service is debating whether to defy the 1872 Mining Law and stop a controversial copper mine.
by Tony Davis,
Nov 28, 2010