Posts Tagged "salmon"

Court ruling puts fish habitat measure on statewide ballot

An Alaska Supreme Court decision this month will allow Alaskans to vote on how they want salmon habitat protected during development projects.…

Sharing the wild with bears

Our legal director Valerie Brown just spent some time sharing the wild with bears. Here she talks about how the proposed Pebble…

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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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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Pebble cannot protect salmon

What does the proposed Pebble mine permit application tell us? Pebble Limited Partnership and its parent company, Northern Dynasty Minerals, cannot safeguard…

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Pebble files permit application

Update: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers posted the proposed Pebble mine permit application on Jan. 5, 2018. The document again demonstrates…

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Bristol Bay tells EPA: Protect our water and fish

The public comment period on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to withdraw Clean Water Act protections for Bristol Bay closed on Oct.…

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