Stories tagged: dredging
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018
The Idaho Water Resource Board will spend $2.4 million on upgrades to Priest Lake, including work on the outlet dam and improvements to the Thorofare linking the upper and lower …
Thu., June 1, 2017
Suction dredge mining could be permanently banned from Western Oregon’s wild salmon habitat under a bill that has passed the Oregon House.
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016
The federal agency that maintains shipping channels along Lake Erie will keep open Cleveland’s harbor this year after reaching an agreement with Ohio’s environmental regulators in a long-running dispute over …
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016
California’s ban on the use of suction dredges to extract gold from rivers is legal and not overridden by a 19th century federal law that allows mining on federal land, …
Sun., Dec. 7, 2014
From our archives, 100 years ago The Great War in Europe claimed another casualty – on a farm in Idaho.
Tue., June 18, 2013
LEWISTON, Idaho — An administrative judge has rejected plans by hobbyist miners to set up suction dredging operations along a prized cutthroat trout stream in North Idaho.
Mon., Nov. 5, 2012
BOISE – An Idaho conservation group has dropped its lawsuit challenging state approval of a plan to dredge a stretch of the Salmon River for gold. The Idaho Conservation League …