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Lake Placid News
Improvements made near Keene beachRestoration work began Monday, Aug. 17 on the East Branch of the AuSable River
Improvements made near Keene beach
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
Restoration work began Monday, Aug. 17 on the East Branch of the AuSable River near the Keene town beach, across the road from Marcy Field in the hamlet of Keene Valley. It's the latest project to restore parts of river in Keene since the town was... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Room To GrowThe Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District is leading the way o
Room To Grow
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
The Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District is leading the way on a project that will allow steelhead trout to move past an old dam constructed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The creation of a ramp by leaning large rocks into the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Coplay Creek getting bank and fish habitat restorationThe crews were out in full force on the Coplay Creek on Monday morning, gatheri
Coplay Creek getting bank and fish habitat restoration
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
The crews were out in full force on the Coplay Creek on Monday morning, gathering at the Hokendauqua Park & Playground Association building to begin some important bank restoration and fish habitat improvement along the creek in the park. Members of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. conservation districts earmark more money to battle runoff from unpaved roadsRob Cronauer spends his days battling water. As a watershed specialist with th
Pa. conservation districts earmark more money to battle runoff from unpaved roads
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
Rob Cronauer spends his days battling water. As a watershed specialist with the Westmoreland Conservation District, Cronauer fights to reduce runoff into waterways from the 139 miles of unpaved, municipal-owned roads in Westmoreland County. “Either... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Rain garden will help keep Lackawanna River cleanA new rain garden in Scranton will help keep the Lackawanna River clean. The L
Rain garden will help keep Lackawanna River clean
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
A new rain garden in Scranton will help keep the Lackawanna River clean. The Lackawanna County Conservation District created a rain garden at what will become Sweeney’s Beach Recreation Area, around 1,000 feet downstream from the Poplar Street... Read more
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Denver Post
Plan for clean-up of Gold King Mine area stymied for yearsWASHINGTON — Twice in the mid-2000s, a program intended to clean up the mine-fo
Plan for clean-up of Gold King Mine area stymied for years
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON — Twice in the mid-2000s, a program intended to clean up the mine-fouled waterways in the region around the Gold King Mine failed to find traction in Congress, where a fight between miners and environmentalists kept the idea from going... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Conservationists Propose Idea to Realign Shoshone RiverA group of conservationists wants to change sewage ponds into wetlands on the S
Conservationists Propose Idea to Realign Shoshone River
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 11 days ago
A group of conservationists wants to change sewage ponds into wetlands on the Shoshone River below Cody. They're introducing their plan at the third annual Wild West Riverfest this weekend. They want to find out what other people think of the... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Former Cherokee County planner Garland Stewart dies at 73 - A Canton man who dedicated a good portion of his life to overseeing planning and zoning issues in the county has died. Garland Stewart who was more commonly known as “Griz ” died Aug. 11 ...Former Cherokee County planner Garland Stewart dies at 73 A Canton man who ded
Former Cherokee County planner Garland Stewart dies at 73 - A Canton man who dedicated a good portion of his life to overseeing planning and zoning issues in the county has died. Garland Stewart who was more commonly known as “Griz ” died Aug. 11 ...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Former Cherokee County planner Garland Stewart dies at 73 A Canton man who dedicated a good portion of his life to overseeing planning and zoning issues in the county has died. Garland Stewart, who was more commonly known as “Griz,” died Aug. 11 at... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fishing report: Variety of fish being caught around region• Anglers are getting walleyes from the deeper pools in the Fayette County sect
Fishing report: Variety of fish being caught around region
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
• Anglers are getting walleyes from the deeper pools in the Fayette County section of the Yough River. Chunky smallmouth bass and freshwater drum are also hitting. • Elsewhere on the Yough, near Ohiopyle and below the outflow, anglers are getting... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
River rebuild continuesIt's the latest project to restore parts of river in Keene since the town was h
River rebuild continues
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
It's the latest project to restore parts of river in Keene since the town was hit by Tropical Storm Irene in August 2011. Last year work began on a 700-foot section of Gulf Brook. Before that were several different attempts to rebuilding Johns Brook... Read more
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Denver Post
Animas River: Long-term impacts of wastewater spill lie beneath the currentAs the initial furor over the Aug. 5 mine wastewater deluge into the Animas Riv
Animas River: Long-term impacts of wastewater spill lie beneath the current
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
As the initial furor over the Aug. 5 mine wastewater deluge into the Animas River has slowly settled, so have potentially toxic heavy metals — leaving the possibilities for long-range impact literally lining the riverbed. State and federal officials... Read more
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Denver Post
Animas River: Long-term impacts of wastewater spill lie beneath the currentAs the initial furor over the Aug. 5 mine wastewater deluge into the Animas Riv
Animas River: Long-term impacts of wastewater spill lie beneath the current
Denver Post / Posted 14 days ago
As the initial furor over the Aug. 5 mine wastewater deluge into the Animas River has slowly settled, so have potentially toxic heavy metals — leaving the possibilities for long-range impact literally lining the river bed. State and federal... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
230 Colorado mines are leaking heavy metals into state riversAfter the 3 million gallon Gold King Mine blowout, Colorado officials began scr
230 Colorado mines are leaking heavy metals into state rivers
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
After the 3 million gallon Gold King Mine blowout, Colorado officials began scrambling to create a map of a problem they've known about for years: 230 other old mines statewide leaking heavy metals-laced muck into headwaters of the nation's... Read more
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Denver Post
230 Colorado mines are leaking heavy metals into state riversAfter the 3 million gallon Gold King Mine blowout, Colorado officials began scr
230 Colorado mines are leaking heavy metals into state rivers
Denver Post / Posted 15 days ago
After the 3 million gallon Gold King Mine blowout, Colorado officials began scrambling to create a map of a problem they've known about for years: 230 other old mines statewide leaking heavy metals-laced muck into headwaters of the nation's... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Map created after Animas River spill shows Colorado faces 230 mines leaking heavy metals into riversAfter the 3 million gallon Gold King Mine blowout, Colorado officials began scr
Map created after Animas River spill shows Colorado faces 230 mines leaking heavy metals into rivers
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
After the 3 million gallon Gold King Mine blowout, Colorado officials began scrambling to create a map of a problem they've known about for years: 230 other old mines statewide leaking heavy metals-laced muck into headwaters of the nation's... Read more
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Denver Post
Map created after Animas River spill shows Colorado faces 230 mines leaking heavy metals into riversAfter the 3 million gallon Gold King Mine blowout, Colorado officials began scr
Map created after Animas River spill shows Colorado faces 230 mines leaking heavy metals into rivers
Denver Post / Posted 16 days ago
After the 3 million gallon Gold King Mine blowout, Colorado officials began scrambling to create a map of a problem they've known about for years: 230 other old mines statewide leaking heavy metals-laced muck into headwaters of the nation's... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoor notices: Aug. 16, 2015• On one of the few really good nights for shooting this season, 22 of 183 shoo
Outdoor notices: Aug. 16, 2015
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
• On one of the few really good nights for shooting this season, 22 of 183 shooters in the Twi-Night Trap League recorded perfect scores of 25. Ruffsdale was the top squad, racking up 199 points. Youngwood shot 196, Connellsville and Hecla 195 each,... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Animas River spill makes Silverton even warier of EPASILVERTON — For years, three letters have made people in this old mining town p
Animas River spill makes Silverton even warier of EPA
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
SILVERTON — For years, three letters have made people in this old mining town particularly suspicious: EPA. But when the Environmental Protection Agency released 3 million gallons of wastewater from a nearby historic mine Aug. 5, that suspicion grew... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Animas River spill makes Silverton even warier of EPASILVERTON — For years, three letters have made people in this old mining town p
Animas River spill makes Silverton even warier of EPA
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 17 days ago
SILVERTON — For years, three letters have made people in this old mining town particularly suspicious: EPA. But when the Environmental Protection Agency released 3 million gallons of wastewater from a nearby historic mine Aug. 5, that suspicion grew... Read more
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Denver Post
Spill makes Silverton even warier of EPASILVERTON — For years, three letters have made people in this old mining town p
Spill makes Silverton even warier of EPA
Denver Post / Posted 17 days ago
SILVERTON — For years, three letters have made people in this old mining town particularly suspicious: EPA. But when the Environmental Protection Agency released 3 million gallons of wastewater from a nearby historic mine Aug. 5, that suspicion grew... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Greers Ferry Lake, river set for cleanupHEBER SPRINGS -- The Greers Ferry Lake and Little Red River Association, along
Greers Ferry Lake, river set for cleanup
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
HEBER SPRINGS -- The Greers Ferry Lake and Little Red River Association, along with the Army Corps of Engineers personnel, are seeking volunteers for a cleanup Sept. 12. The Corps Greers Ferry Project Office will waive camping fees Sept. 11-12 for... Read more
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Denver Post
Spill makes Silverton even warier of EPASILVERTON — For years, three letters have made people in this old mining town p
Spill makes Silverton even warier of EPA
Denver Post / Posted 17 days ago
SILVERTON — For years, three letters have made people in this old mining town particularly suspicious: EPA. But when the Environmental Protection Agency released 3 million gallons of wastewater from a nearby historic mine Aug. 5, that suspicion grew... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Representative Tim Walz brings Ag and Wildlife Conservation members together in PrestonTim Walz went trout fishing in Preston on Friday, and began discussing ways of
Representative Tim Walz brings Ag and Wildlife Conservation members together in Preston
KTTC Rochester / Posted 18 days ago
Tim Walz went trout fishing in Preston on Friday, and began discussing ways of protecting and preserving places like the banks of Camp Creek. The Congressman caught two trout, releasing both back into the water. The banks are part of an area of camp... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Climate change threatens Lackawanna River, wildlifeIn a changing climate, more hot days and frequent hard rains threaten wildlife
Climate change threatens Lackawanna River, wildlife
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
In a changing climate, more hot days and frequent hard rains threaten wildlife that depend on the watersheds like the Lackawanna River’s for survival. On Wednesday, Lackawanna County’s top environmental advocates joined representatives of state and... Read more
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Denver Post
Athletic side of hunting steps into the spotlight at outdoor showSALT LAKE CITY — Hike the continuum that is the annual Outdoor Retailer Summer
Athletic side of hunting steps into the spotlight at outdoor show
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Hike the continuum that is the annual Outdoor Retailer Summer Market trade show and the rows upon rows of bright billboards, dazzling displays and glossy gadgetry eventually converge to create the featureless blur of digital... Read more
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TV 7&4 Traverse City
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestNICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United S
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
TV 7&4 Traverse City / Posted 21 days ago
NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Massive Mine Waste Spill Reaches New MexicoAs the cities of Aztec and Bloomfield scrambled to cut off the river's access t
Massive Mine Waste Spill Reaches New Mexico
Op-Ed News / Posted 22 days ago
As the cities of Aztec and Bloomfield scrambled to cut off the river's access to water treatment plants, they criticized the EPA for what they said was a lackluster effort in providing warnings or answers about the spill. The contaminants seeping... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestNICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United S
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 22 days ago
NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
River that runs through downtown San Jose goes dry; fish and wildlife sufferSAN JOSE -- On a recent afternoon at Guadalupe River Park in the heart of downt
River that runs through downtown San Jose goes dry; fish and wildlife suffer
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 22 days ago
SAN JOSE -- On a recent afternoon at Guadalupe River Park in the heart of downtown, a couple strolled hand-in-hand, a mother pushed her toddler in a stroller, and soft breezes rustled the leaves of stately trees near the home of the San Jose... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
River that runs through downtown San Jose goes dry; fish and wildlife sufferSAN JOSE -- On a recent afternoon at Guadalupe River Park in the heart of downt
River that runs through downtown San Jose goes dry; fish and wildlife suffer
Oakland Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
SAN JOSE -- On a recent afternoon at Guadalupe River Park in the heart of downtown, a couple strolled hand-in-hand, a mother pushed her toddler in a stroller, and soft breezes rustled the leaves of stately trees near the home of the San Jose... Read more
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WLUC Marquette
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestNICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United S
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
WLUC Marquette / Posted 22 days ago
NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and... Read more
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CNYCentral.com
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestNICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United S
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
CNYCentral.com / Posted 22 days ago
NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and... Read more
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WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestNICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United S
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence / Posted 22 days ago
NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and... Read more
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Orange County Register
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the Western statesDENVER – Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the Western states
Orange County Register / Posted 22 days ago
DENVER – Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and stoking alarm about contamination of... Read more
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FOX News
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestAug. 8, 2015: A warning sign from the city is displayed in front of the Animas
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
Aug. 8, 2015: A warning sign from the city is displayed in front of the Animas River as orange sludge from a mine spill upstream flows past Berg Park in Farmington, N.M. (AP/The Daily Times) DENVER – Beneath the western United States lie thousands... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Toxic spill raises mine water concerns in western U.S.Though the spill into the Animas River in southern Colorado is unusual for its
Toxic spill raises mine water concerns in western U.S.
The Gadsden Times / Posted 22 days ago
Though the spill into the Animas River in southern Colorado is unusual for its size, it’s only the latest instance of the region grappling with the legacy of a centuries-old mining boom that helped populate the region but also left buried... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestThough the spill into the Animas River in southern Colorado is unusual for its
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Though the spill into the Animas River in southern Colorado is unusual for its size, it's only the latest instance of the region grappling with the legacy of a centuries-old mining boom that helped populate the region but also left buried... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Thousans of mines with toxic water lie under WestDENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tun
Thousans of mines with toxic water lie under West
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and stoking alarm about contamination of... Read more
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Business Insider
There are thousands of mines underneath the western US that are filled with a toxic stewDENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tun
There are thousands of mines underneath the western US that are filled with a toxic stew
Business Insider / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) — Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and stoking alarm about contamination of... Read more
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KATU Portland
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining t
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
KATU Portland / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining t
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining t
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
KIMA Yakima / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining t
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
KVAL Eugene / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining t
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
KOMO Seattle / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating... Read more
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CBS Denver
Thousands Of Mines With Toxic Water Lie Under The WestDENVER (AP) – Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tun
Thousands Of Mines With Toxic Water Lie Under The West
CBS Denver / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) – Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and stoking alarm about contamination of... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining t
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
Bakersfield Now / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining t
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
KEPR Pasco / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestBy NICHOLAS RICCARDI Associated Press DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western Unite
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 23 days ago
By NICHOLAS RICCARDI Associated Press DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestBy NICHOLAS RICCARDI Associated Press DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western Unite
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 23 days ago
By NICHOLAS RICCARDI Associated Press DENVER (AP) - Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the WestDENVER (AP) � Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tun
Thousands of mines with toxic water lie under the West
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
DENVER (AP) � Beneath the western United States lie thousands of old mining tunnels filled with the same toxic stew that spilled into a Colorado river last week, turning it into a nauseating yellow concoction and stoking alarm about contamination of... Read more
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