Waldo Mining District Archives

October 3rd, 2010 - Waldo Mining District (WMD) and Eastern Oregon Mining Association (EOMA) challenge Oregon DEQ's new 700 PM permit for Oregon Suction Mining in the Oregon Court of Appeals. Read about it below.

June 12th, 2010 - Read the Waldo Mining District's comments to Oregon DEQ in regards to the 700 PM Permit for Oregon Suction Dredging.

May 15th, 2010 - Read the Waldo Mining District's "Issues and Concerns Regarding The Final Draft of the Proposed 700 PM Permit" in regards to suction dredge gold mining in the State of Oregon.

On May 11th, 2010, Tom Kitchar, President of the Waldo Mining District, gave a slideshow demonstration to representatives of Oregon DEQ. You can view Tom's presentation below.

Oregon DEQ has published the final draft of their proposed 2010 permit for Oregon Suction Dredge Mining and has announced the dates and places for public feedback regarding the permit. Find out more soon.

Tom's Presentation:

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