11/13/2012 05:04 pm ET

EPA Told To Strengthen Its Report On Proposed Mining In Bristol Bay

Environmentalists and fishermen embroiled over the controversial Pebble Mine project in Alaska’s Bristol Bay may have gotten some heartening news Friday; the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final peer-reviewed report on potential mining impacts in the sensitive watershed, home to the largest wild sockeye salmon fishery in the world.

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