Stakeholders in the Sierra Nevada are confronting the lasting legacy of the gold rush.
Written, hosted and produced by Sena Christian.
Audio engineering by Phillip Baldwin.
“Spring Song” is by Shelly Covert, courtesy of Shelly Covert.
Read the story here: https://www.comstocksmag.com/longreads/tarnished-past
Over the past two decades, a coordinated effort focused on science and policy, education and awareness, and an entrepreneurial approach to workforce development has been underway to come to grips with the lasting legacy of the mining age.