Posts Tagged "Pebble Mine"

Speak out now to protect Bristol Bay from the Pebble mine

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) turned its back on Bristol Bay this month by moving to scrap protections for the region’s thriving…

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…

Interns on the issues: Digging deep into the Pebble mine

Our summer interns, Kat, Catherine and Hannah, have already jumped into legal research and writing—and into Alaska’s wilderness. This summer, they will…

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…

Pebble mine PR prompts Bristol Bay eye roll

  The people of Bristol Bay spend a lot of time outside—on the river fishing for white fish and salmon, and in…

Pebble, EPA cut backroom deal

Last week, the Canadian conglomerate behind the Pebble mine—Northern Dynasty—cut a backroom deal with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to roll back…

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…

Alaska Brief Newsletter — April 2017

Dear Supporter: We have good reason to celebrate this month. The company that wanted to put a coal strip mine through 14 miles…

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…

Alaska Brief Newsletter — February 2017

Dear Supporter: Maybe you heard the story of the senator who persisted when told she couldn’t speak.Senate Republicans invoked a little known…

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