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White House bullied AK Gov, threatened EPA, and badgered the Corps on behalf of Pebble Mine

House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment takes Trump to task for his open attempt to bully the EPA, Alaska's Gov, and Corps of Engineers. [...]

November 8, 2019 Alaska, Orvis, Public Lands, RECENT, Science, Slide, wild salmon

Trout, salmon groups sue EPA over scrapped Pebble Mine pollution limits plan

That decision was “arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion, and not in accordance with law,” the litigants alleged in their complaint. [...]

October 10, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

The 6 things you most need to know about Trump’s new climate plan

Trump quashes Obama era EPA Rules which will increase both carbon dioxide and local air pollutants, along with their health impacts, in more than a dozen states. [...]

August 23, 2019 Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Trump

Admin hid EPA analysis questioning Bristol Bay Pebble Mine, key doc reveals

The Trump administration has abandoned EPA's decades-old system of ranking and grading environmental impact statements. Instead disregards science. [...]

August 21, 2019 Conservation, Pebble Mine LP, RECENT, Salmon Fishing, Slide

You couldn’t go fishing then and back to the future smells worse

The purpose of environmental law is to protect and preserve the environment - the two main subjects control of pollution, and the conservation and management of land. [...]

August 15, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Looking Back, Opinion, Slide

Natural alternatives to “DEET” are getting the job done

We can all agree C12H17NO [DEET] can kill us and produce the Silent Spring that Rachel Carson warned against in her award-winning book. There are alternatives. [...]

August 12, 2019 News, Of Interest, Out of Doors, RECENT, Slide

Trump Administration Reneges on Protections for Alaska’s Salmon Fishery

The mine Pebble will be the largest gold mine in the world and the largest open-pit mine in North America, built in headwaters of the world’s largest wild salmon runs. [...]

July 31, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Salmon Fishing, Science, Slide

How could protecting Alaska’s salmon become a vote against something?

Alaska in the news: its fantastical landscapes, wildness, fisheries abundance commercially and outdoors folks’ abundant choices of game fish. Let’s keep it that way. [...]

July 17, 2019 Alaska, Conservation, Conservation News, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands, Slide

Opinion: Do we want clean water? Some say no

Defend access to America's landscapes, but remember it's nothing without healthy habitat, clean air, and water to support wildlife and fish. [...]

April 23, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Want great fishing? We need clean water everywhere

An $887,000,000,000 outdoor recreation economy, dependent on clean water, is about to start shrinking rapidly. [...]

April 15, 2019 Conservation, RECENT, Slide