4Families Ruin 2Rivers ?
A proposed mine would significantly impact Bradford, Union & Alachua Counties. Hundreds of thousands of people.The aquifer,our rivers & springs would also be negatively affected. Toxic dust, radon & phosphate mines go hand in hand. Cancers from phosphate mine radiation led to a Lakeland, FL 2017 class action lawsuit against a phosphate mine that closed in 1982. Decades later they are saddled with 1,400 radioactive acres under their homesteads.
Property values plummet, regional growth is stunted.