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Trump administration signs off on land exchange to pave way for mine at Apache sacred site

As one of its last acts, the Trump administration has set in motion the transfer of sacred Native American lands to a pair of Anglo-Australian mining conglomerates.


The 2,422-acre Arizona parcel called Oak Flat is of enormous significance to the Western Apache and is now on track for destruction by what is slated to be one of the largest copper mining operations in the United States.


https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/jan/16/sacred-native-american-land-arizona-oak-flat

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