surface mining

surface mining

Before and after tar sands strip mining on Colorado Plateau

3w ago
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Major construction begins at the second U.S Oil Sands' tar sands strip mine. As many as 200 acres could be clearcut in this site. The company has paid their 2.2 million dollar bond to the Utah Division of Oil and Gas Mining (DOGM) and their operation has begun full force. For more inforamtion, read more here: http://www.tarsandsresist.org/itson