Paleontology rich area left out of Bears Ears for uranium mining

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Paleontology rich area left out of Bears Ears for uranium mining

Mining-rich, unstudied fossil area of Red Canyon unprotected
The Daneros Uranium Mine, west of Bears Ears National Monument, is shown during an EcoFlight media tour in October. The mine is under review for expansion from 4.5 acres to 46 acres.
Uranium mining areas, including the Daneros mine in Bullseye Canyon, were left out of the Bears Ears National Monument designated in December.
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