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Gold King Mine Spill: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Testify Before Indian Affairs
Danika Worthington, Cronkite
A Senate committee issued a subpoena on April 13 demanding that U.S...
Gold King Mine Spill: Concerns Linger Six Months Later
Sara Weber, Cronkite News
Six months after the Gold King Mine spill dumped nearly three million gallons of toxins into the Animas River, regulators say the immediate threat has passed and that an abandoned ...
Navajo, Others Press Feds to Clean Up 15,000 Water-Poisoning Uranium Mines
Jessica Swarner, Cronkite News
Longtime Sanders, Arizona, resident Wayne Lynch was told in July that the water on his ranch contained dangerously high amounts of uranium, yet he is still using it...
Uranium Mining: Book Explores the ‘Wastelanding’ of the Navajo Nation
Tanya H. Lee
The sad history of uranium mining and the desolation it has wrought across tracts of Navajo country has been the subject of numerous studies, articles and surveys...
Southern Ute Tribe Declares Disaster Over Mining Spill in Animas River
The Southern Ute Indian Tribe, the first to watch a 100-mile-long plume of toxic mining sludge flow through their reservation in the Animas River, has declared a state of local dis...
Toxic River Spill Flowing Across Navajo Nation Is 3 Million Gallons, Not One: EPA
The Navajo Nation, Colorado and New Mexico declared disaster emergencies on August 10 as the U.S...
Arizona Republic Delves Deep Into Uranium-Mining Legacy on the Navajo Nation
From the Alberta oil sands to the Gulf of Mexico, Native peoples across Turtle Island are afflicted with ills related to industrial development—development that was undertaken with...
Navajo Nation to Get $1 Billion in Historic Kerr-McGee $5.15 Billion Cleanup Settlement
Kerr-McGee Corp. and its parent Anadarko Petroleum Corp...
Feds Release $9 Million for Cleanup of Abandoned Coal Mines on Tribal Lands
The Navajo Nation and the Crow and Hopi tribes, plagued with issues stemming from hazardous abandoned coalmines, are eligible for more than $9 million in federal funding for cleanu...
Navajo Nation Could Get $1 Billion in Damages for Uranium Mess
The Navajo Nation could net up to $1 billion for the cleanup of abandoned uranium mines and processing plants in Cove, Arizona and Shiprock, New Mexico, after a bankruptcy judge ru...
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