The Mining and Metallurgical Society of America (MMSA), in partnership with Trout Unlimited (TU); Colorado School of Mines; University of Nevada Reno College of Science; and others presents the 6th Annual Summit – Abandoned Mine Lands Update

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July 24-25, 2024 | Grass Valley, California

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This Summit is the sixth in a series of public forums convened by MMSA and its growing coalition of partners to bring stakeholders with a vested interest in improving landscapes impacted by Abandoned Mine Lands together. Status updates of the ongoing Good Samaritan legislative and administrative efforts will be provided, and opportunities for more collaboration will be discussed. Building on the lessons learned from previous Summits, delegates will continue to share their work experiences from the field and explore the best paths forward to ensure that legacy mine lands in the West are improved to the benefit of wildlife and communities.

Hotel Reservations can be made at the Gold Miners Inn by calling 530-477-1700 X1 and ask for the MMSA group.  Rooms are $183/night and a full breakfast is included, as well as two complimentary beverages at the Managers Reception from 5-7pm daily.  Wi-Fi and parking are included.

Optional Field Trip

The Summit will occur on July 24, 2024. An optional field trip is being planned for July 25, 2024, and will have a separate sign-up.

More Information

For more information about participating in the 2024 Summit, contact MMSA at or 720-203-2380