Why Is This Important?

Health Concerns From Breathing Toxic Air From Mining

Utah physicians have discovered toxic particle matter in our breathing air, distributed from the mining activity at Geneva Rock. Find out more about the dangers of breathing Utah air. Read more

Geological Hazards of Living Close to a Mine

Steep Mountain is surveyed as a low to moderate hazardous landslide potential, putting homes at risk if mining is increased. Read more

Economic Concerns of a Mining Town

Steep Mountain is an internationally-renowned recreation site known for hiking, mountain biking, paragliding, hang gliding, and much more. With the new Silicon Slopes moving in, a mine is no longer a positive aspect of a booming community. Read more