Part of the eCobalt team tours the site of its proposed cobalt mine near Salmon.
Part of the eCobalt team tours the site of its proposed cobalt mine near Salmon. Provided by eCobalt
Part of the eCobalt team tours the site of its proposed cobalt mine near Salmon. Provided by eCobalt
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Idaho could offer cobalt that’s clean, reliable and not mined by children

March 14, 2018 06:58 AM

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."