Are 60,000 comments over two comment periods enough to stop a titanium dioxide strip mine within miles of the Okefenokee Swamp? We don’t know. So please ask your elected officials, local, state, and national, to stop the mine, or at the very least to demand an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). Follow this link for how.
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Here’s the rest of the interview of Suwannee Riverkeeper John S. Quarterman by Brian Blount of WKUB 105.1 out of Blackshear, Pierce County, Georgia, north of Waycross and the Swamp.
If you have any trouble listening to it, you can download it from the WWALS website.
See the first Suwannee Riverkeeper comment to the Corps for more about slimes and hydrology.
For much more about this bad strip mine idea, see
-jsq, John S. Quarterman, Suwannee RIVERKEEPER®
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