mining

Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

The Oregon agency that studies earthquakes could be abolished after going over budget (Oregonian, 6/27/2019)

Annual performance progress report (annual) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, strategic framework, 2015-2021 (2015) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Kalmiopsis Wilderness mining moratorium

Future mining blocked around the Kalmiopsis (High Country News, 1/30/2017)

geologyGeology and mineral resources of the Upper Chetco drainage area, Oregon, including the Kalmiopsis wilderness and Big Craggies botanical areas (1975) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Mining moratorium

Miners go to court over suction dredge moratorium (Mail Tribune, 10/21/2015)

miningActivityGovernor’s Office report to the Interim Committees of the 2014 Legislative Assembly related to environment and natural resources : proposed approach in response to SB 838 directive for a revised regulatory framework for certain types of motorized mining activity [PDF] (2014) Oregon Office of the Governor

prohibitionAreasSenate bill 838 prohibition areas [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of State Lands

limitAreasPlacer mining authorization limit areas per SB 838 [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of State Lands