Topic: Upper Peninsula of Michigan
Demand for metals on the world market is prompting a mining boom in Michigan's rural Upper Peninsula, where jobs are scarce. But possible environmental damage to forests, lakes, and rivers alarms some locals.
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The protesters were arrested at a planned nickel mine in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
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