Mark Hotsenpiller: Mine survey is worthless |

Mark Hotsenpiller: Mine survey is worthless


So Ben Mossman hired someone to conduct a private survey about Rise Gold. Is anyone surprised what this survey reported? Such a survey is worthless. It wasn’t independent, publicly informed, and probably did not have any scientific basis for accuracy. These are the hallmarks of a valid survey.

Mr. Mossman is obviously desperate to open the mine, yet clearly public opinion is against him. The last thing Grass Valley and Nevada County needs during a serious drought is a mining venture that uses and possibly pollutes millions of gallons of water. Mr. Mossman: Take your bogus survey and your mine and go home.

Mark Hotsenpiller

Grass Valley

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