Uranium push raises dissent in Virginia

Posted: January 28, 2013 at 2:52 a.m.

Virginia Uranium Inc. project manager Patrick Wales operates a Geiger counter in a hole next to a road at the south field of a uranium deposit on the Cole Hill farm in Chatham, Va. Uranium mining is off-limits in the state.

Geologist Patrick M. Wales held a Geiger counter as he walked the fence line of a field in the area of Virginia known as Southside.

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Business, Pages 19 on 01/28/2013