Wisconsin

Study points to potential water pollution caused by iron mining in Wisconsin

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Iron mining activities could be leading to¬†pollution problems in the northern part of the state of Wisconsin. The conclusion in included in a new report disclosed by the¬†Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR). According to the 97-page study, these mining operations might be responsible for loss of surface and groundwater due to a process known … Read more