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Richard Crow on Pebble Mine: Alaska sides with mining corporation, tribes back EPA

Krista Langlois | Jul 08, 2014 12:15 PM
Filed under: Energy & Industry , Blog Post

I work at a large gold mine in Colorado. Before mining could start a $170,000,000 cash reclamation bond had to be paid. Reclamation is done [...]

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Joseph Tieger on Pebble Mine: Alaska sides with mining corporation, tribes back EPA

Krista Langlois | Jul 08, 2014 12:15 PM
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One aspect of the Pebble Mine that has not been discussed is who pays for the cleanup and restoration if there is a release of [...]

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Pebble Mine: Alaska sides with mining corporation, tribes back EPA

Krista Langlois | Jul 08, 2014 12:15 PM
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R Frasier on Interior commits to bison restoration – but offers few specifics

Jodi Peterson | Jul 08, 2014 09:25 AM
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@ S Snyder, I think your talking about two different things. Bison Ranchers, do not cross breed, however some cattle owners still do. Trying to [...]

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Steve Snyder on Interior commits to bison restoration – but offers few specifics

Jodi Peterson | Jul 08, 2014 09:25 AM
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Sorry, Dave Carter, but, the hybridization efforts, while not modern, still persist. (And, the author didn't say the efforts were modern, just that they had [...]

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Bob Laybourn on Interior commits to bison restoration – but offers few specifics

Jodi Peterson | Jul 08, 2014 09:25 AM
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"Beefalo", "Cattalo" and "Yakalo" are names for recent crossbreds. Crossbreeding has been both very small scale and fairly large operations including the sale of hybrid [...]

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Dave Carter on Interior commits to bison restoration – but offers few specifics

Jodi Peterson | Jul 08, 2014 09:25 AM
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I was disappointed by the inaccuracy in the lead paragraph of this article. While it is true that some bison herds on private ranches contain [...]

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Tom Darnell on Interior commits to bison restoration – but offers few specifics

Jodi Peterson | Jul 08, 2014 09:25 AM
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Eliminate Federal farm subsidies and the establishment of free-roaming bison herds will happen a lot sooner.

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Mark Pearson on Interior commits to bison restoration – but offers few specifics

Jodi Peterson | Jul 08, 2014 09:25 AM
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The restoration of bison to Utah's Book Cliffs is a terrific success story and demonstrates a practical approach for returning bison to large landscapes. But [...]

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Deb Dedon on Interior commits to bison restoration – but offers few specifics

Jodi Peterson | Jul 08, 2014 09:25 AM
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"Huntable" bison near the Grand Canyon? Bow and lance only, fellas. Do it the old fashioned way. And if you can't, don't.

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