The Environmental Protection Agency announced today that they are initiating Section 404(c) under the Clean Water Act to ensure protection for the world’s most productive salmon fishery. ”Extensive scientific study has given us ample reason to believe that the Pebble Mine would likely have significant and irreversible negative impacts on the Bristol Bay watershed and its abundant salmon fisheries,” said EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy said in a written statement early Friday.
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