Mine opponents disrupt meeting in Patagonia

Lamb, Jim
March 2008
Inside Tucson Business;3/31/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 43, p5
The article reports on the cancellation of a U.S. Forest Service meeting on March 20, 2008 in Patagonia, Arizona caused by a force of crowd who is against the proposed mine in the Santa Rita Mountains. The meeting aims to get opinions in preparation for developing an environmental impact statement on the proposed open-pit copper mine by Rosemont Copper. Jeanine Derby of the Coronado National Forest said she ended the meeting when some people became uncontrollable.


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