Silver Valley Mining News

US$6.75M settlement over pollution to Silver Valley

A mining company that polluted Silver Valley in northern Idaho has paid US$6.75 million over natural resource damages, Bloomberg News reported Tuesday. Atlantic Richfield Co., which is owned by BP PLC, was forced to pay […]

Idaho’s Silver Valley Poised for Expansion

Idaho’s Silver Valley, better known to miners as the Coeur d’Alene Mining District, has an exciting 110 year history of lead, zinc, silver and copper production, much of which has taken place through shafts several thousand feet deep.