Reclaiming the Sierra

New BLM Initiative: Outreach to Mining Claimants about Abandoned Mine Hazards

December 3, 2010

From the BLM Contacts: Kevin Flynn, 202-912-7417; Adam Merrill, 202-912-7044 7 October 2010 – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) today announced an initiative to reach out to mining claim holders to mitigate abandoned mine hazards. The effort responds to growing concerns about the number of accidents and hazards related to abandoned mines, particularly on […]