|The proposed location of Piñon Ridge|
in the Paradox Valley of Montrose County
is twelve miles from Naturita, Colo.,
and approximately fifty miles
from Telluride and Ophir
On November 18, 2009, Energy Fuels Resources Corp. submitted an application for a radioactive materials license that is required before the company can begin construction on a proposed uranium mill in Montrose County. The proposed site for the mill is approximately 12 miles west of Naturita in the Paradox Valley. The proposed mill would process up to 500 tons of ore per day.
Montrose County Special Use Permit approved September 30, 2009.
(The Pinon Ridge Mill, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Public Justice E-lert)