A section of NFN (1), a reclaimed 517-acre wetland and part of the Four Corners Mine in East Manatee County. Mosaic is seeking permission to expand its mining operations at its Wingate East site, west and east of Duette Road.
A section of NFN (1), a reclaimed 517-acre wetland and part of the Four Corners Mine in East Manatee County. Mosaic is seeking permission to expand its mining operations at its Wingate East site, west and east of Duette Road. File photo Bradenton Herald
A section of NFN (1), a reclaimed 517-acre wetland and part of the Four Corners Mine in East Manatee County. Mosaic is seeking permission to expand its mining operations at its Wingate East site, west and east of Duette Road. File photo Bradenton Herald

Mosaic’s mining request needs scrutiny

September 10, 2016 5:45 PM