Posts Tagged "Clean Air & Water"

13-year-old tells EPA to protect Bristol Bay

Emily Charles organized a protest outside the Anchorage office of the Environmental Protection Agency in early August. The middle school activist invited…

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Taking heart from the wild

Kat, Catherine and Hannah finished their summer internships with Trustees, but they wrote their reflections on what they learned and accomplished, both in…

EPA turns back on Bristol Bay

  Salmon returned to Bristol Bay in force this month. Unfortunately, so did the push to put foreign mining interests before Alaska…

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How do you make a clean city?

  What makes Tracy Lohman thankful every day? Knowing that she can count on clean water and air, and that her children…

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Alaska Brief Newsletter–May 2017

Dear Supporter: After the disappointing rollbacks of important regulations like the predator control rule for federal wildlife refuges, we had good news…

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New Nunamta leadership fights for Bristol Bay

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday May 4, 2017 Nunamta Aulukestai (Caretakers of Our Land) Announces Interim Executive Director Dillingham, AK: Nunamta Aulukestai…

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Chuitna salmon saved!

In our line of work, good news often comes in small packages. This time it came in a status update from PacRim Coal, LP.  For years, the company has been…

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New Pebble permit requires $2 million bond

  Today, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources (DNR) issued a new permit to the Pebble Limited Partnership (Pebble) that requires an…

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2016 Triumphs, Challenges: The Year in Review

Celebrating the successes of 2016: Pebble subpoenas tossed out; Trustees argue for National Park Service regulatory authority over navigable waters; court decision stops Mat-Su coal mining; and more.

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Pebble is Leaving a Mess for Alaskans to Cleanup

Earlier this month, Pebble Limited Partnership (Pebble) asked the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) for a new two-year permit. This new permit,…

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