Oak Flat mining proponents act selfishly, short-sightedly and stupidly

Oak Flat mining proponents act selfishly, short-sightedly and stupidly

Originally published on The State Press by Rebecca Lydford on 31/08/15.   Native American tribes, notably the San Carlos Apaches, consider Oak Flat a sacred site, and the tribe has held religious and coming-of-age ceremonies there for generations. Thousands of climbers, hikers, mountain bikers, bird watchers and campers visit the Oak Flat campground...