Bristol Bay, Alaska is one of the most pristine watersheds in N. America. It is home to the world’s largest Sockeye Salmon runs.
In addition, there are tremendous runs of several other salmon species, including Kings, Chinook, Coho as well as giant Rainbow Trout
The Day before Thanksgiving, The Army Core of Engineers denied the permit for the Pebble Mine!! This is wonderful news, after 15 years of fighting this mine it is for the time being defeated. There is still work to be done though, we need to get protective measures legislated so that the Pebble mine does not come back in the future and seek another permit.
For more information visit this link https://www.tu.org/blog/strong-science-vocal-public-opposition-stopped-pebble-the-stickers-helped/