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Silica sand miningWisconsin DNR. Silica (frac) sand mining. Sand mining has occurred in Wisconsin for more than 100 years. Recent growth in the petroleum industry
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DNR's role in silica sand projects and general information about silica sand mining in Minnesota.
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Frac sand mining is literally booming in western Wisconsinand it’s wreaking havoc on air and water quality and public health. The hills of western Wisconsin
Assessing the Silica (Frac) Sand Mining Environmental Regulatory Frameworks in Minnesota and Wisconsin Who Has a Better Plan for Digging, the Gophers orAuthors William M MileyAffiliation Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
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