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Local Regulation of Mineral Extraction in Colorado Jean Feriancek Summit County, a statutory Colorado county that bridges the continental divide of the Rocky Mountains, originally was settled by gold miners but now is the location of four major ski areas and derives much of its revenue from tourism. In 2004, Summit County enacted an ordinance as part of its land use and development codes providing that “[a]ny mining or milling operaatio that utilizes cyanide or other toxic/acidic ore-processing...