Crosshair Energy http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Promising uranium sites found near Baggs http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/promising-uranium-sites-found-near-baggs <p>A uranium exploration company has found an area that seems promising for uranium mining near Baggs, in south-central Wyoming.</p><p>Crosshair Energy Corporation completed a soil survey and found additional areas with high levels of radon, which indicates uranium in the ground.</p><p>Crosshair Vice President Tom Bell says that’s good news for the company.</p><p>“Right now we have a resource that’s about five million pounds of uranium in the ground,” Bell said. “And we think that we can add a significant amount of additional pounds of uranium in this new area that we’re moving into.”</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 11:34:10 +0000 Willow Belden 30395 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Promising uranium sites found near Baggs