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Quaterra Resources Sells 3 Assets to Freeport-McMoRan for $5 Million

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Quaterra Resources (TSXV:QTA,OTCMKTS:QTRRF,FWB:QR2) announced it had sold three non-core assets to Freeport-McMoran in a deal worth USD $5 million. Th


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@Quaterra Resources Sells 3 Assets to #Freeport-McMoRan for $5 Million #mining

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RT @MiningFan: A mine permitting specialist reflects on decades in the #mining industry. #1 takeaway? Mining is good for an economy. http:/…

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Mining has been an unmistakable force and the main economic driver in Arizona.



Arizona and mining have a long shared history. From jobs to economic development and much more, mining has been part of the state's infrastructure for more than a century. At the Arizona Mining Association, we work to ensure mining also has a bright future in the Grand Canyon State.

Take advantage of our website to learn how mining benefits Arizona, see why metals are important to everyday life, find career opportunities in our industry, and help us advocate sound public policies that promote a prospering, responsible and safe mining industry.

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October 16, 2014 - Op-Ed: Florence Copper commitment to sustainability of environment and community - The Florence Copper project has always been and will continue to strive for the highest levels of environmental protection. This past week, as part of the rigorous environmental process that requires... Read More
October 08, 2014 - Letter to Chief Tidwell from Senators Flake and McCain on Forest Service Groundwater Directive - To read this important letter to Chief Thomas Tidwell regarding the US Forest Service's Proposed Directive on Groundwater Resource Management, click on "Read More".   Click here for letter Read More
October 08, 2014 - Sen. John McCain visits Resolution mine, pledges support - Sen. John McCain went underground Tuesday to visit miners developing the Resolution Copper Project in Superior, telling them their industry is important to the state and that he will continue to push ... Read More

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