WATER ISSUES - Fishermen critical of legislation to alter Clean Water Act - The Cordova Times


Two congressmen allege that EPA has overstepped their use of veto authority. -- By: Margaret Bauman June 13, 2014 -- Legislation before Congress to limit the Environmental Protection Agency's veto authority over Clean Water Act permits is drawing criticism from commercial, sport and subsistence fishermen concerned over its impact on Bristol Bay....read more

The bitter battle over Alaska's salmon - BBC News


BBC News looks at the animosity between Alaska's fishing community and those promoting the proposed Pebble Mine. -- By Stephen Sackur BBC News Alaska July 23, 2013 --...read more

World’s Largest Wild Salmon Population Threatened by Giant Alaskan Mine - Oilprice.com


By Charles Kennedy May 2, 2013 -- Seven months ago the EPA completed an assessment of the affects that the proposed Pebble Mine would have on Alaskan Lands and wildlife, stating that the effects were minimal and approving the plans to begin developing the mine....read more

EPA: Alaska mine project could hurt salmon streams - Anchorage Daily News


By BECKY BOHRER — Associated Press JUNEAU, ALASKA — Build-out of a large-scale mine near the headwaters of a world-class salmon fishery in Alaska could wipe out as many as 90 miles of streams and alter stream flows, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said in a revised assessment released Friday....read more

Rapala Lends Support to RRC Against Pebble Mine - KDLG Radio Dillingham


We are ecstatic to have Rapala on board in the fight against Pebble Mine. We are grateful for their efforts. Check out our collaborative ad in Alaska Magazine, Bush Mailer, AK Coast magazine and Fish Alaska this spring! -- By Dave Bendinger April 9, 2013 --...read more