Trout Unlimited

Trout Unlimited Finished Annual Bristol Bay River Academy

Aug 25, 2014

A group of Bristol Bay students recently finished up a course on fly fishing and working as river guides.  KDLG’s Chase Cavanaugh has more.

Cariboo Regional District Emergency Operations Centre

A recent dam failure at a Canadian mine has Alaskan organizations worried the same fate could one day affect the Bristol Bay watershed. KDLG’s Luke Brummer has more.

 

Joe Manchin

A couple of U.S. Senators have introduced legislation that would limit the ability of the EPA to preemptively veto the issuance of permits under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. If approved it might impact the EPA’s actions in regards to the proposed Pebble Mine.

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3 organizations that have come out in opposition to the proposed Pebble Mine have formed a new group to lobby for permanent protections for the natural resources of the Bristol Bay region. KDLG’s Mike Mason has the story.

An effort is underway to change a planning document for the Bristol Bay region in such a way as to stop the development of large mines.