South Maury Island

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South Maury Island Environmental Issues - Gravel Mining On Maury Island
... The primary environmental issue on Maury Island is Glacier Northwest's proposal to expand its gravel mine, located in the southern part of the island ... Glacier Northwest has operated the mine on the island since the 1940s, but in 1998 it announced its proposal to expand the operation to approximately 7.5 million ... of Washington in April 2005, the expansion of its South Maury Island mine is in the interest of the Pacific Northwest as a whole ...

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