Wednesday Wake-Up Call 02.27.19

Photo by Pat Clayton, Fish Eye Guy Photography

Last week, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released its draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). A tool for decision making, the Draft EIS describes positive and negative environmental effects of Pebble’s current proposal, lists four alternative actions . . .

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What’s in the Pebble Mine Plan That’s So Troubling?

Berkeley Pit in Butte, Montana. This is significantly smaller than the tailings pond proposed at Pebble, which would sit at the headwaters of Bristol Bay.

News that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released its Draft Environmental Impact Statement relating to the proposed Pebble Mine raises the important question "Why are we so opposed to the plan?" In a great article from Save Bristol Bay . . .

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Releases Draft Environmental Impact Study on Pebble Mine

Yesterday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released its Draft Environmental Impact Statement concerning the current Bristol Bay mining plan proposed by Pebble Limited Partnership. Along with 3,000-plus pages of documents, the Corps of . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call 02.13.19

The anti-Pebble coalition is keeping its powder dry for an important public-comment period in the coming weeks.
Image Cory Luoma, Fly Out Media

Yesterday, the Unite States Senate passed a massive public-lands conservation bill, with remarkable bipartisan support. With a vote of 92-8, the National Resources Management Act now heads to . . .

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