Arcadia frac sand moratorium remains in place

By Emma Hughes
Published: Tuesday, 02 June 2015

Arcadia residents have a few more months before the frac sand moratorium is reconsidered, allowing more time to finalise studies into the potential impact of sand mining. Meanwhile, the rest of the state leads in US frac sand supply, according to the latest estimates.

A moratorium on silica sand mining will remain in place in Arcadia, Wisconsin, US, as the city continues to prepare studies on the potential impact of non-metallic mining operations and processing plants.

Common Council members met last week to review and discuss a moratorium on the expansion of existing or...

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