There is a proposal to allow U.S. Mine Corporation to create an ore to gold mill in the facility. Once again there is the promise of jobs.  But, at what price. Mining and processing gold has never been environmentally friendly. What about the shellfish industries of Humboldt Bay that depend on clean water?  What about those of us that live by the Bay? Hopefully the Commissioners of the Harbor District will reject this proposal. Read about it in today's Time Standard.

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