Virginia Conversations: Uranium Mining

On this edition of Virginia Conversations, you’ll hear about the fight over one of the largest deposits of uranium in the world which happens to sit under the ground in Southside Virginia’s Pittyslvania County. Getting to it would be a huge financial windfall for the area but would it jeopardize the environment? Host May-Lily Lee talks with Patrick Wales, Chief Spokesman for Virginia Uranium and Andrew Lester, Executive Director of the Roanoke River Basin Association – a group against the proposed project. 

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