The Mining Law of 1872

Posted on May 13, 2019 by Minerals Make Life

The Mining Law of 1872, which governs exploration and mining for minerals on federal lands such as gold, copper, silver and lithium, is one of our nation’s oldest. Now some want to change that law, and here is why that’s unnecessary.

Latest From Twitter

The United States imports $5 billion worth of #minerals from foreign suppliers. With commonsense reforms, the U.S.… https://t.co/Szl1UTXbtQ
Social distancing is providing an opportunity for miners to increase their use of innovative #technology. Read more… https://t.co/SB6LaqH4XI
94 million ounces of #silver was used for #solar energy in 2017. From alternative energy to #healthcare, explore ho… https://t.co/qj98x85dSa

Take a Stand for Miners Today Take Action