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Leadville's poisoned past ... and present

February 3, 1986

Although the mines around Leadville, Colo., have closed, acid mine drainage continues to sicken the Arkansas River.

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Leadville's old mines are suppurating sores
Although the mines around Leadville, Colo., have closed, acid mine drainage continues to sicken the Arkansas River.

Perspective

Environmental leaders stand up for orthodoxy
Things are grim if you identify the vigor of the environmental movement with the major groups -- but they are not the movement.

News

Mountain goats are up against the wall
Increased public access to mountain areas has brought increased sport hunting and poaching, which biologists now realize was heavier at first than many mountain goat populations could withstand.
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