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Gold And Copper Mining In The Rainy Shadow Of A Volcano

KUOW/EarthFix | Sept. 21, 2017 11:43 a.m. | Morton, Washington

The Forest Service has given a Canadian company permission to explore for gold and copper in the shadow of Mount St. Helens.

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Forest Service Approves Exploratory Mining Near Mount St. Helens

OPB | Aug. 25, 2017 7:39 a.m.

The U.S. Forest Service is moving forward with a plan to allow exploratory mining near Mount St. Helens.

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Mount St. Helens Climbing Permits Sell Out Through Summer

The Columbian | May 28, 2017 12:15 p.m.

Permits to climb to the volcano’s 8,363-foot summit are sold out until at least Sept. 27, as are the first two weekends in October — the final month of the season.

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Cantwell Opposes Mining Near Mount St. Helens

OPB | March 22, 2016 9:56 a.m. | Vancouver, Washington

Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell said Monday that she’s concerned about an exploratory mining project that’s proposed on Goat Mountain, just north of the Mt. St. Helens National Volcanic Monument.