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Pebble Mine Alaska

Kate Sheppard

EPA Moves To Block Massive Alaskan Gold And Copper Mine

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 02.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- The Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday that it is beginning a process that could block a massive proposed gold mine in A...

EPA: Mining Could Devastate Alaska's Bristol Bay Region

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 03.17.2014 | Green

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A government report indicates a large-scale copper and gold mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay region could have devastating effects...

Lucia Graves

Will Hotly Debated Mine Become Alaska's Keystone?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.09.2013 | Green

Kevin McCambly was born and raised in Dillingham, Alaska, just downstream from the proposed Pebble Mine, a massive copper and gold mining project that...

EPA Can Stop the Pebble Mine From Imperiling Bristol Bay's Wild Salmon Run

Frances Beinecke | Posted 03.12.2013 | Green
Frances Beinecke

You can't recreate untouched tundra, mountain meadows, crystal clear streams, and animals that have never encountered toxic waste. We don't have many of these wild places left. We should preserve the ones we do.

'Boom, Bust, Boom': We Need the Pebble Mine Like the Plague

Joel Reynolds | Posted 12.29.2012 | Green
Joel Reynolds

If Mr. Norquist would learn a little more about the global copper industry, he might understand that, not only is the Pebble Mine unnecessary, it is precisely what we don't need -- for renewable energy or any other of copper's countless uses today.

Pebble Mine: Taking the Battle to the Board Rooms

Joel Reynolds | Posted 06.24.2012 | Green
Joel Reynolds

NRDC is committed to do all that it can, for as long as it takes, to ensure that the voices of the residents of Bristol Bay are heard around the world and that their determination to say "no" to the Pebble Mine isn't ignored by Anglo American and its partners.

Nearly 1 Million Petitions Against Pebble Mine

Joel Reynolds | Posted 06.18.2012 | Green
Joel Reynolds

The interests of all concerned -- the region's residents, the people of Alaska, the people of the United States and the world, the wildlife of Bristol Bay, and even the mining companies themselves -- dictate that it must be abandoned.

Pebble Mine: The Region Says No -- Again

Joel Reynolds | Posted 01.28.2012 | Green
Joel Reynolds

All of these poll results -- together with last month's approval in the Lake and Peninsula Borough of the "Save Our Salmon" initiative -- are the latest evidence that the Pebble Mine is a failure in the making.

It's Salmon vs. Gold In Alaska Mine Debate

AP | By BECKY BOHRER | Posted 12.02.2011 | Green

JUNEAU, Alaska -- The battle over a copper and gold mine near one of the world's premier salmon fisheries is headed to the ballot in a vote next week ...