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EPA Chief reverses course on Pebble Mine in Alaska

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is unexpectedly maintaining restrictions on the Pebble Mine in southwest Alaska where Bristol Bay's wildlife would be at great risk. [...]

January 30, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

When they pollute, your taxes may end up paying for the cleanup

The EPA has dropped the rule requiring mining companies to have money to clean up their pollution in the case of an accidental toxic spill. [...]

December 11, 2017 RECENT, Slide

News: US House committee urges EPA to drop opposition to Pebble mine

A U.S. House committee on Wednesday urged the Environmental Protection Agency to reverse plans to limit development at the proposed Bristol Bay Pebble project. [...]

February 24, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Foreign backers of Pebble Mine still lying and still conniving

Americans have repeatedly stood with the tribal members of the region and made it clear they do not want to put Bristol Bay at risk for a short-term mine. [...]

November 6, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Back at it? Yup. Pebble Mine attempts to make EPA’s “NO” a political . . .

The stakes are far too high to use the Bristol Bay watershed, and the massive mineral deposits that lie underneath State lands, as a laboratory test [...]

October 9, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Don’t fall asleep on Bristol Bay. Darth never sleeps

Ms Strassel’s opines are almost always underpinned with weak research, and not so remarkably, always far reaching and ideologically anchored [...]

September 14, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Pebble Mine using the courts to entangle EPA

Join the Bristol Bay folks and send the Pebble Partnership a message: Heed the rising tide of opposition and slam the door on the Pebble Mine forever [...]

July 6, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Pebble Mine, a bad idea that hasn’t gone away

Pebble Limited Partnership persists - wanting to build a massive open-pit gold mine in the headwaters of the world’s most important salmon fishery [...]

May 29, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Fly Rod & Reel picks Angler of The Year

Hed was a conservation organizer employed by an organization called the Alaska Conservation Foundation. After a 10-year career in finance, he had done a career 180 after a serendipitous trip to the Last Frontier [...]

October 17, 2014 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

News: Mt. Polley mine; the fat lady has not sung… yet.

The same lawless marauders that guaranteed there would be no leaching of mine waste at the Imperial Metals’ Mount Polley operation are in the hunt in Alaska's Bristol Bay [...]

August 20, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide