Striking miners burned the homes of approximately 75 Chinese families, killing 28 Chinese workers and injuring During the —11 climatological winter December —Februaryseveral low pressure troughs However plant fossils are common in the Tongue River sandstoneand many imprints of leaves and fronds have been found and collected by scientists and fossil hunters.
A railroad spur line, if built, would have to come up the Tongue River from Miles City, a distance of some 65 to 70 miles. The utility will increase the overall average consumer electrical rates by 5.
Nearly 90 percent of the stock in Wyoming Coal was held by heads of the Union Pacific. Lumber[ edit ] A sawmill operates at Ashland, cutting timber which is harvested from the broken highlands, between the stream valleys in the surrounding area. The term Powder River basin can refer to the topographic drainage basin lying to the east of the Tongue River drainage basin, but the term is used in this part to denote the larger geological structure which stretches from the Black Hills to the Big Horn Mountains and which includes the Tongue River drainage area.
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Drawbacks for production are the lack of a rail spur to transport the coal, and the lack of an established community of sufficient size in the area to support the work force needed to develop the coal mines. Year Published: Potential effects of climate change on streamflow for seven watersheds in eastern and central Montana Study regionEastern and central Montana.
Mead argued EPA didn't allow enough time for Wyoming to meet new requirements before enforcing its federal plan that took effect on January 2, Wyoming has had numerous mine disasters. The money was shared nearly equally between the state and federal governments, it was reported.