In the Midwest, mining means jobs

Posted on December 06, 2011 by Minerals Make Life

The U.S. has gained an average of nearly 7,000 mining jobs per month since 2009—that’s a total of nearly 154,000 jobs. Many of the high-paying positions are in the upper Midwest.

Read the full story here.

Latest From Twitter

The U.S. Department of @ENERGY will offer $156 million in funding for a pilot project that hopes to extract mineral… https://t.co/FouesfV1ks
.@Perpetua_Idaho received $200,000 in funding from the @DLAMIL to determine if the antimony produced from the Stibn… https://t.co/JYOnPWjlIE
Boron, CA is home to one of the largest boron deposits. It’s a key component of EVs and solar panel tech. Read why… https://t.co/xUxQKaxMXp

Take a Stand for Miners Today Take Action