Last week NMEC representatives attended the Sagebrush Ecosystem Council (SEC) meeting. At the meeting, the Sagebrush Ecosystem Technical Team (SETT) proposed changes to the state Sage Grouse Management Plan that would definitely impact mining and exploration projects. (See attached for the SETT memo explaining their approach, the existing state plan (Attachment 2) and the proposed [...]
Join us for the Great Basin Rendezvous The First Annual Great Basin Rendezvous, September 27th to 29th, 2013. Download Registration Here
This bill is going before the entire House for a vote in 2 days. Public comments are highly encouraged.
H. R. 761
To require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to more efficiently develop domestic sources of the minerals and [...]
The 77th regular session of the Nevada State Legislature is finally over. The Coalition has been very active throughout the session and I’m pleased to report that we have made great progress on a number of fronts. First, check out the summary (below) provided by our lobbyist, Lesley Pittman. The Coalition was actively engaged [...]
The ultimate goal of exploration is mining. The end result of mining should be remediation. This is a pit mine in Shanghai which is being reclaimed as a Quarry Hotel Resort, opening in 2014.
The expected end result – imagine the possibilities for Nevada.
From the President
To all NMEC members
The past couple of months have been very busy with the start-up of the Legislative session and the associated flurry of legislative proposals, good and bad. We have been actively involved in a number of these to insure that the exploration community has [...]
Left to Right: Dennis Bryan, Debbie Struhsacker, Naomi Duerr, David Shaddrick and Jonathan Price man the mineral exploration display table at the Nevada Legislature.
On February 12th, the Nevada Mineral Resources Alliance and the Nevada Mineral Exploration Coalition (NMEC) joined forces to [...]