Withdrawal of Clean Water Act protections for Bristol Bay, Alaska (Pebble Mine)
Comment by October 17
The Trump Administration is proposing to reverse restrictions on discharge of mining wastes in Alaska’s Bristol Bay watershed, the largest sockeye salmon spawning area in the world. The proposal was published July 19, 2017. The public comment period is ongoing; comments must be received on or before 11:59 pm October 17, 2017.
For information on the rule, the rollback proposal, and how to comment, see Defending Bristol Bay.