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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

News: TU applauds EPA for proposing mining limits in Bristol Bay

For 10 years, the proposed Pebble Mine has cast a cloud of uncertainty on Bristol Bay. Today’s announcement provides hope that we are nearing the finish line to protecting the world’s most prolific salmon fishery [...]

July 24, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: The Regulatory Fairness Act is a really bad idea

The US Sportsmen's Alliance says the Regulatory Fairness Act would halt the EPA’s efforts to protect Bristol Bay, Alaska [...]

May 2, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Company pulls out of Alaska’s controversial Pebble Mine

Global mining giant Rio Tinto is pulling out of the Pebble Mine project in Alaska, the latest blow to the controversial plan to build an open pit mine in the best wild salmon stronghold in the world. [...]

April 8, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Environmental Protection Agency’s final report on Bristol Bay

EPA released the final draft of its Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment [...]

January 19, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Bristol Bay United, new group to protect bay and wildlife

Newly formed Bristol Bay United wants the EPA to insist on strict restrictions on putting any mining projects in the area... [...]

November 13, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Is Pebble Mine dead? Not yet!

Anglo American pulls out of the Pebble Mine project after investing six years and at least $541 million to develop the site in southwestern Alaska. [...]

October 8, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Americans urged the EPA to protect Bristol Bay, AK and save jobs

More than 360,000 Americans urged the EPA to save jobs and Bristol Bay, AK [...]

July 11, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide, Spot