By the end of the public comment period on Monday, the Montana Department of Environmental Quality received almost 940 comments on Tintina Resources’ proposal to dig deep test wells in advance of a possible underground mining operation north of White Sulphur Springs.
Montana’s Democratic Sen. Jon Tester is irate over what he sees as Republican U.S. Rep. Steve Daines’ preemptive strike against his bipartisan industry- and conservation-backed Forest Jobs and Recreation Act.
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Your comments needed TODAY — or no later than July 21 — to tell Montana’s Department of Environmental Quality to require removal of arsenic from discharges generated by Tintina Resource’s proposed groundwater pumping near Sheep Creek, a major tributary of the Smith River.
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