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Saving the Menominee

Saving the Menominee

Michigan Greens support mining moratorium By Aimee Cree Dunn, Green Party of Michigan The proposed Back 40 Mine will poison Menominee County waters, members agreed at a recent meeting of the Green Party of Michigan (GPMI). They continue to support and promote a moratorium of metallic sulfide mining similar to a moratorium in Wisconsin. Also known as the ‘Prove It First’ law, the mining law in Wisconsin has helped protect their North Woods for nearly 20 years. The Back 40 Mine…

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