The Tragedy of Treece and Picher | #ProEarth

The Devastation of Mining in Two Midwestern Towns and How Scientific Advances Can Eliminate America’s Toxic Ghost Towns

2019. Toby Wong. Unsplash.
Chat piles. 2019. Kansas State University.
The concentration of heavy metals in Tar Creek gives the waterway its bright orange hue. 2019. Flickr.
The devastating effects of mining in Picher stole the residents’ livelihoods and their economic place in the States. 2019. Sagaya Abdulhafee. Unsplash.
2019. Dan Gold. Unsplash.
2019. Jeremy Wong. Unsplash.

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