Comments for: Board of Environmental Protection unanimously approves new Maine mining rules

Posted Jan. 10, 2014, at 4:18 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Board of Environmental Protection on Friday afternoon voted 5-0 to approve new mining rules that govern metallic mining operations in the state. At issue are detailed rules developed by the Department of Environmental Protection in accordance with LD 1853, new mining legislation enacted in 2012. The …

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