Defending Bristol Bay

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Braided waterways and wetlands create rich salmon spawning grounds

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.

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  1. Doug Dunkle

    The Bristol Bay drainage is vital to our overall environment and must be protected from mineral extraction industries. As a sportsman and environmental advocate I urgently urge that Bristol Bay and all other places like it remain pristine and protected.


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