08 Feb '12, 11pm

Breaking: No Mining Near Grand Canyon For At Least 20 Years | Care2 Causes

Breaking: No Mining Near Grand Canyon For At Least 20 Years | Care2 Causes

The Obama administration announced Monday, January 9 , that it has banned new uranium mining claims for the next 20 years on more than a million acres of land near the Grand Canyon, an area rich in uranium deposits. U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar’s announcement marked the end of a year-long effort to prevent mining on the perimeter of Grand Canyon National Park, a move he said was necessary to protect water quality in the Colorado River and preserve views from within the park that are vital to Arizona’s tourism industry. Thank You, Care2 Activists! Thank you to over 15,000 Care2 activists who signed our petition , sponsored by the National Parks Conservation Association , asking President Obama to protect the Grand Canyon from uranium mines. Even more exciting is that the decision puts more than 1 million acres of public lands outside the Grand Canyon National Park of...

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