The Crown Jewel Decision: Recognizing the Mining Law's Inherent Limits

Rinke, Nicole
August 2000
Ecology Law Quarterly;2000, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p819
Academic Journal
Analyzes the ramifications of the decision of the United States Department of Interior and Department of Agriculture on the proposed Crown Jewel mine in Washington. Information on the Mining Law of 1872; Limitations of modern mining; Outline of the Crown Jewel Mine; How the decision will affect hardrock mining on federal lands.


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