Make Your Voice Heard in the Fight Against Pebble Mine

The Pebble Mine project–which would create the world’s largest open-pit mine at the headwaters of Alaska’s Bristol Bay watershed–is a disaster waiting to happen. At risk is the last great wild-salmon run on the planet, as well as an ecosystem that supports everything from brown bears, to bald eagles, to rainbow trout, to hundreds of … Continue reading "Make Your Voice Heard in the Fight Against Pebble Mine"

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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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Video: The Wild—How do you save what you love?

A few years ago, filmmaker Mark Titus produced a great feature-length documentary, "The Breach," which was a call to action to stop the proposed Pebble Mine. And for a while, it seemed as if . . .

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6 Million Sportsmen Demand Presidential Candidates Take a Stand on Pebble Mine

Last week, Orvis joined with more than 40 organizations and companies, representing millions of sportsmen and outdoor enthusiasts, to ask the 2016 Presidential candidates in both parties. . .

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