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BLM acquires mining claims to settle lawsuit

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DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — The federal Bureau of Land Management has acquired 285 acres of patented mining claims around Silverton as settlement in a lawsuit against a company that once operated the Mayflower Mill. Regulators say the agreement with Standard Metals Corp. consolidates BLM holdings and allows the agency to better protect cultural resources and wildlife habitat. According to the Durango...

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