After 20-year delay, mining claimant may soon start down the long road to justice
Last updated 10/29/2006 at Noon
New people, I think, have any real sense as to how much of a burden the federal government places on those who seek to develop minerals on the public domain and in the national forests. In Alaska, although there are vast deposits of valuable minerals in the ground, and although it is relatively easy to locate a mining claim, that is only the beginning of the job.
Because of statehood selection...