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Dismantling America: One park, one Bristol Bay, and one monument at a time

Politicians must become willing to see their role as representing one umbrella nation within a democracy of parties. Currently, they see themselves as belonging to a single, fearful tribe [...]

October 17, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Urge Congress to stand up for a clean Chesapeake Bay

Cuts to this vital work could reverse years of hard-won progress, and threaten clean water for the more than 18 million people who call the Chesapeake Bay watershed home. [...]

March 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Take Action

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

Opinion: As true conservative, Gaetz should cut Big Sugar

"a federal cut Gaetz could fight for that would eliminate an obscene... theft of taxpayer money... Gaetz should abolish the federal subsidy to Big Sugar." [...]

February 13, 2017 Conservation, Opinion, RECENT, Slide

What would happen to Florida if the EPA really did go away?

Florida would probably be a much stinkier place. Breathing might be difficult in the Tampa Bay area. And going to the beach could endanger your health. [...]

February 9, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized

Boating: Is Ethanol on its way out? Probably, but politicians are in the way

There is a legal tablet size list of reasons why Ethanol is a disaster - not the least of which is destroying, or at least shortening the life of your $20,000 outboard. [...]

June 13, 2016 Boating, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Dictionary of Deception in Pursuit of the Pebble Mine

Alaska's Bristol Bay area is central to hundreds of spawning sites for millions salmons and thousands of trouts. If the area is mined, "There will be blood." Mine runoff, failed containment and disaster beyond belief [...]

February 8, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Pebble Mine 2015 in Review – “The Year of Failing Expensively”

Shareholders of the sole remaining Pebble partner (Canadian exploration company Northern Dynasty Minerals), saw the value of their shares fall, from $21.00 a share in 2011 to $0.30 a share on January 1, 2016 [...]

January 7, 2016 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