Clean Air and Water

How many strikes before Pebble’s out?

Another company backs out of the Pebble mine Yet another company backed out of the proposed Pebble mine project on May 25.…

Alaska Brief Newsletter–May 2018

Here in Alaska, the month of May often lingers longer than our patience. With winter and taxes behind us, and hiking, biking…

Court tells state to act on water rights

An Alaska Superior Court Judge ruled last week that the State of Alaska’s delay in making decisions on water use applications that…

Will Alaska Supreme Court let Alaskans vote on how the state protects fish?

Trustees for Alaska went to the Alaska Supreme Court today to argue that the Alaska Constitution guarantees Alaskans the right to use…

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Alaskans want Bristol Bay protected

Why hurry through a public comment period for a controversial mega-mining proposal that could destroy Bristol Bay salmon runs and communities? There’s…

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Feds rush Pebble review

Why did Nunamta Aulukestai, a coalition of Alaska Native Village Corporations and tribes, condemn the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for its…

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We should all be water protectors

Last month, scientists and Bristol Bay residents testified before the Alaska House Resources Committee. The group of fishermen and women, experts, and…

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Ambler project endangers wildlife and people

Mining interests want to cut through public lands and wildlife habitat to build a state funded access road to the Ambler Mining…

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Tribal, Native groups say “no way” to Pebble mine

Our client joined other organizations from the Bristol Bay region in Telling First Quantum Minerals that it opposes the proposed Pebble mine; it is…

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EPA finally listens

Today the EPA said it would suspend its process to withdraw the proposed restrictions for hard rock mining of the Pebble deposit…

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