03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Gold, silver mining plan makes Ouray County commissioners nervous

Ouray County commissioners are wary of a plan to conduct exploratory gold and silver drilling in one of the most scenic areas of Colorado - Yankee Boy Basin near both the San Juan Mountain towns of Telluride and Ouray.

Yankee Boy Basin

Yankee Boy Basin

The Telluride Watch reported this week the Mt. Sneffels

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