UTBB’s newest “Smokehouse Chat” is out! The chat is a quick video update on our efforts to protect Bristol Bay and the latest news about Pebble Mine. The third edition features the latest information about the ongoing public comment period on Pebble’s permit application!
SPRING 2018: MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD ON PEBBLE’S IMPACTS! Pebble recently applied for one of the major permits they’ll need to mine in Bristol Bay, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is fast-tracking the environmental review. The comment period for the public to weigh-in on potential impacts of the project ends June 29th and
Bristol Bay Tribes expressed disappointment and frustration that federal regulators appear to be fast-tracking the Pebble Limited Partnership’s application to build a toxic mine at the headwaters of the world-class salmon fishery.
Yesterday, more than 1,400 comments were delivered to the Alaska Department of Natural Resources asking for strong state protections for Bristol Bay.