A dredge mines phosphate at the Mosaic Wingate Creek 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. 
 GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald
A dredge mines phosphate at the Mosaic Wingate Creek 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. GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald gjefferies@bradenton.com
A dredge mines phosphate at the Mosaic Wingate Creek 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. GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald gjefferies@bradenton.com

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