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Penokee Deposit (Mrds #10204529) Fe

Penokee Deposit (Mrds #10204529) Fe

Penokee Range Magnetite Taconite, Gogebic Range Magnetite Taconite, ... BERKSHIRE MINE (SEQ. NO. 055-003-0001) IS LOCATED WITHIN THE DEPOSIT AREA. IT IS A PAST PRODUCER. ... DEPOSIT IS LOCATED ON THE GOGEBIC RANGE WITHIN THE LAKE SUPERIOR MINING DISTRICT. EXACT LAND HOLDINGS OF THE COMPANIES WAS NOT AVAILABLE. Reference …

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Penokee Iron Range Trail

Penokee Iron Range Trail

Penokee Iron Range Trail - Plummer Mine Geologic Layer Cake Marker. Inscription. ... Then the land was submerged under a great glacial sea and more layers, of sandstone and conglomerate rock, were deposited on top. A catastrophe tilted this geologic layer cake, standing the rock layers almost on end, at a 65 degree angle to the northwest. At ...

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The Beachwood Reporter

The Beachwood Reporter

Like seven similar outcrops around Lake Superior, the Penokee-Gogebic Range has plentiful deposits of iron and other minerals. In 2011, this fascinating geology collided with environmental concerns and renewed a statewide debate over mining.

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Petition · Say No To Mining The Penokees · Change.Org

Petition · Say No To Mining The Penokees · Change.Org

Whereas, considering the undeniable scientific evidence that open pit iron ore mines pollute the land, water, and air, endangering health, killing wild rice, creating noise pollution, destroying trout stream, lakes, and rivers while leaving behind a cycle of boon and bust poverty, We the People refuse to allow an international mining company with a verifiable history of pollution and abusing ...

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Proposed Penokee Hills Mine | Diocese Of Superior ...

Proposed Penokee Hills Mine | Diocese Of Superior ...

The Bad River Tribe is saving Wisconsin's Penokee Hills from being destroyed by a proposed open-pit iron mine ().But they need your help to make their voices heard. A coveted iron ore body lies in the headwaters of the Bad River, a beautiful, pristine and sacred river that supplies vital water and nutrients to the Bad River reservation and Lake Superior's largest wild rice beds in the Kakagon ...

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Petition · Bad River Watershed: Stop The Mining That Will ...

Petition · Bad River Watershed: Stop The Mining That Will ...

The effects of this mine would create more risks than the benefits of mining the iron ore beneath the land. Contaminants from this project would be that of: mercury, arsenic, other heavy metals, sulfates, sulfur dioxide, and nitrogen oxides (Proposed Taconite Mine in the Penokee Range, “Taconite Mine”).

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My Tribe's Stand Against Corporate Mining

My Tribe's Stand Against Corporate Mining

Oct 31, 2016· The Gogebic mine, it was feared, would release asbestos-like toxins from the exposed rocks of the Penokee Hills into the air and water, disrupting or even destroying a fragile ecosystem. These sloughs were recognized in 2012 as a Wetland of International Importance, or Ramsar site.

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Gogebic County, Mi Mining, Mines, Mine Owners And Mine ...

Gogebic County, Mi Mining, Mines, Mine Owners And Mine ...

Mine Owner Land Status Work Type Minerals; Anvil-Palms-Keeweenaw Group: Pickands Mather And Co. Private: Iron: Anvil-Palms-Keweenaw Group: Youngstown Sheet And Tube Co., Iron Ore Mines (1923 and beyond) Underground: Iron: Ashland Mine: Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co. (Prior to 1913). Hayes Mining Co (1913-1926). Underground: Iron: Ashland Mine: Hayes ...

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Penokee Mountains: The Alps Of Wisconsin

Penokee Mountains: The Alps Of Wisconsin

Feb 14, 2017· QUICK TAKE: Penokee Mountains, WI. DRIVE TIME: The Penokee Mountains are 400 miles (8 hours) north of Chicago and 250 miles (5 hours) east of Minneapolis. THE WAY: To reach the trailhead for the Penokee Hiking Trail, travel north on WI 13 from the intersection with US 8 in Prentice. At Mellen, exit west (left) onto Hwy. GG and follow the signs to the Penokee Hiking Trail.

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Success Stories | Sierra Club

Success Stories | Sierra Club

At the same time, Gogebic Taconite - a new mining company with only coal mining experience - was formed and granted a Wisconsin exploration license in early 2011. Gogebic Taconite’s (“GTac”) target was the known low-grade iron deposits along and in 22 miles of the scenic and largely undeveloped Penokee Hills range of Iron and Ashland ...

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In Penokees Camp, Tribes Flex Treaty Muscles To Block Mine ...

In Penokees Camp, Tribes Flex Treaty Muscles To Block Mine ...

Jul 28, 2013· THE PENOKEE RANGE – The fight over the fate of a massive iron ore mine has moved this summer from the state Capitol in Madison to the forests of northwestern Wisconsin and the green, undulating ridges along which Gogebic Taconite wants to dig its 4½-mile-long pit.

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Penokee Mountains Are “Unmineable” Says Tribal Chairman ...

Penokee Mountains Are “Unmineable” Says Tribal Chairman ...

Aug 14, 2012· Gogebic Taconite Mining (GTac) proposed creating $1.5 billion open pit mine in the Penokee Mountains, a scant 6 miles upstream from the northern reservation on which he lives with his family. Not only is this land protected by federal treaties, but it has also been internationally recognized with both Ramsar and Blue Gold awards.

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Ssfp: Penokee Mine

Ssfp: Penokee Mine

The US government historically has exploited Native American communities by mining their land. Hardrock mines such as the Zortman-Landusky and the Idaho Silver Valley mines have poisoned fish and wildlife, contaminated sacred sites, and polluted tribal water systems. ... The proposed Penokee Mine is a danger to the state. If it passes, it will ...

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Penokee Group In Ironwood, Michigan | The Diggings™

Penokee Group In Ironwood, Michigan | The Diggings™

The Penokee Group is in Ironwood, Michigan. Historically the site has been associated with the Michigan Gogebic Iron Mining District which is now part of the Ottawa National Forest. The site was first discovered in 1848 by A. Randall. The Penokee Group was closed at the time of data entry with no known plans to re-open.

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Mining In The Ceded Territories

Mining In The Ceded Territories

The Land. Gidakiiminaan (Our Earth) ... Penokee Range Area of Potential Mining Map. The upper Bad River watershed and the iron deposit within the Penokee (Gogebic) Range. Primary streams near the iron deposit and the major property owners in the area are identified.

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Iron Mining In The Penokee Hills, Usa | Ejatlas

Iron Mining In The Penokee Hills, Usa | Ejatlas

In November 2010, Gogebic Taconite (G-Tac), a subsidiary of The Cline Group, announced plans for a $1.5 billion iron ore mine in the pristine Penokee Mountains in Northern Wisconsin. The open pit mine would sprawl over four miles of privately-held managed forest land [1].

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| Editorial: Penokee People Demand Repeal Of Mining ...

| Editorial: Penokee People Demand Repeal Of Mining ...

Jan 15, 2014· We join with our neighbors across the state who are losing their hills to sand mining and their waters to industrial farms in a cry for justice. We, the Penokee People, call for a repeal of Act 1, Wisconsin’s unjust ferrous mining law, and Act 118, the wetlands destruction law.

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Tell Scott Walker To Stop Strip Mining Wisconsin Land ...

Tell Scott Walker To Stop Strip Mining Wisconsin Land ...

Scott Walker is allowing a 22 mile-long, 1000 foot-deep strip mine to proceed in Northern Wisconsin's Penokee Hills region, which contains the headwaters of the Bad River and Lake Superior. The mine could cause asbestos dust and sulfuric acid leeching that would destroy the Bad River reservation, as well as many other downstream ecosystems. The mining company isn't earning our trust either ...

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| Geologist From Lawrence U Weighs In On Penokee Mines ...

| Geologist From Lawrence U Weighs In On Penokee Mines ...

Dec 01, 2013· Two of my most recently published papers have been about the geology of the Penokee range. I also served as an expert witness for the National Wildlife Federation and the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community in a 2008 contested case hearing in Michigan regarding the Kennecott/Rio Tinto Eagle Rock sulfide mine northwest of Marquette, MI.

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Mining In Wisconsin: Promise Or Peril? | Science ...

Mining In Wisconsin: Promise Or Peril? | Science ...

Oct 09, 2011· The entire mine site would cover 4,000 acres, Williams said, though the mine pit itself would take up about 1,500 acres. It would be dug on the north face of one of the Penokee ridges, just south of Highway 77, which travels between Mellen and Hurley.

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Test Drilling Disrupted At Penokee Hills Proposed Mining ...

Test Drilling Disrupted At Penokee Hills Proposed Mining ...

Jun 14, 2013· The Lac Courte Orielles Band of the Lake Superior Ojibwe has received an Iron County conditional use permit for a 5 acre piece of land near the site of Gogebic Taconite’s (GTac) proposed open-pit mine and the Penokee Hills “ghost towns” of Moore and Plummer, WI.

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Work Continues To Close Penokee Hills Mining Site ...

Work Continues To Close Penokee Hills Mining Site ...

Mining company Gogebic Taconite might no longer be pursuing plans to build a $1.5 billion iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin, but work is still being done at the proposed site. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources hydrogeologist Larry Lynch said the mining company will begin sealing some holes where GTAC drilled core samples in February.

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Big Money Blog: Mining, But Not For Iron Ore

Big Money Blog: Mining, But Not For Iron Ore

A mining bill is coming any day now and is expected to be acted on early in the session. The question is whether the bill has any hope of actually producing a mine. Discussion of mining legislation centers around a proposed iron ore mine in the Penokee-Gogebic Range in the northern part of the state. The project has more than its share of doubters.

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Penokee Hills – Page 6 – United In Defense Of The Water

Penokee Hills – Page 6 – United In Defense Of The Water

Jun 20, 2013· The Penokee Hills Education Project (PHEP) was formed to educate the public about risks to the Bad River watershed and the Penokee Hills from GTAC’s open pit drilling and mining. The PHEP goals are to share information about the impact of mining on our economy, health, and the environment; and to connect with similar citizen-led groups ...

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Plan B In The Penokee Hills? Landowner Explores Options ...

Plan B In The Penokee Hills? Landowner Explores Options ...

We've known since February that Gogebic Taconite's plans for a huge open-pit iron ore mine in Iron and Ashland Counties are dead. But the possibility of another company exploring a mine in the same area seems very much alive.The La Pointe Iron Company still owns much of that land. Three representatives from La Pointe met with Iron County leaders, including the county's economic development ...

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The Penokee Range In Wisconsin

The Penokee Range In Wisconsin

The scale of land alteration that is associated with the mining activities for the extraction of taconite are enormous. The open pi mines would create permanent alterations to the landscape. The resources and the habitats that the Gogebic-Penokee Range supports would also be removed permanently.

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