07/20/2009 - This summer the Grand Canyon and dozens of other national parks and recreation areas will be vacation destinations for millions. But their spectacular scenery and surrounding watersheds and wildlife are seriously threatened by an antiquated law that gives the global mining industry the right of way at almost every turn.
Take a tour of the threatened destinations at PewMiningReform.org. See why Congress needs to reform and modernize the 1872 Mining Act which governs gold, uranium and other hardrock mining on federal public lands.
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