On a Wyoming Ranch, Feds Sacrifice Tomorrow’s Water to Mine Uranium Today

This story from ProPublica illustrates the issue we are working on re: new uranium mining in Church Rock and EPA’s 23 year old aquifer exemption we are trying to revoke.

This ranch in Wyoming is dealing with uranium mining on their land that was allowed to pollute an aquifer because of the aquifer exemption it received from the EPA. What do you think is more important: The feverish drive for domestic energy against the need to protect water resources for the future?

Go to ProPublica for full story.

Posted on 12/27/2012 • PermalinkBack to top

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