Uranium Resources, Inc. Declares EPA Ruling on Unusual Mexico Property Piece 8

Uranium Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: URRE) (“URI”), a uranium exploration, increase and mining firm with properties in south Texas and Unusual Mexico, announced this present day that the United States Environmental Protection Company (USEPA) has reached a decision on the Indian nation location of Piece 8 of URI’s Churchrock property in Unusual Mexico. Because the Company has previously disclosed, the underlying agonize in the choice used to be whether the USEPA or the Unusual Mexico Atmosphere Department has the authority to agonize a UIC enable required to mine the Churchrock property. The EPA has clear that Piece 8 is Indian nation, and due to this of this truth, it is under its jurisdiction to administer the UIC program enable.

The jurisdictional dispute originated among the many Direct of Unusual Mexico, the USEPA and the Navajo Nation and used to be taken to the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, which in January 2000 remanded to the USEPA the agonize whether the Piece 8 Churchrock property used to be Indian nation.

The Company has anticipated that whatever decision used to be rendered by the EPA, it would per chance presumably perhaps be appealed to the federal courts, either by URI or the Navajo Nation. The Company is reviewing the choice and must soundless entice the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.

Mr. Clark commented, “We dwell assured relating to the potentialities of our Unusual Mexico assets. Nowadays, McKinley County, NM, passed a resolution supporting the enchancment of its natural resources, specifically uranium. Churchrock, as well to all of our utterly different identified mineralized resources, are positioned in McKinley County.”


Since its incorporation in 1977, URI has produced over 7 million pounds of uranium by in-situ recovery (ISR) suggestions in the negate of Texas the build apart the Company at the moment has ISR mining initiatives. URI is also conducting a feasibility gaze on its Churchrock ISR challenge in Unusual Mexico the build apart the Company has a Nuclear Regulatory Fee license. It’s miles the least bit times figuring out its on hand resources in Unusual Mexico from the diagnosis of its wealth of files gathered on the properties in the leisurely 1980’s. URI’s approach is to utterly exploit its resource move in Texas and Unusual Mexico to steal benefit of the sturdy global marketplace for uranium.

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Kei Advisors LLC

Deborah K. Pawlowski / James M. Culligan

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Uranium Resources, Inc.

Dave Clark, President and COO, 361-883-3990