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It's been about 70 years since gold was actively mined in Virginia, but with industrial gold use rising -- including in computer chips, printed circuit boards, medical applications, and as a catalyst -- Virginia is exploring the health and environmental impacts of a resumption of mining. This map shows former and potential mining locations in the state: tinyurl.com/546ndhps (Map from www.bayjournal.com/news/pollution/report-virginia-ill-equipped-to-deal-with-the-revival-of-gold-mine-industry/article_fcff4ae4-69da-11ed-8cfb-e7dbe084e37c.html.)
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