The Trump administration is paving the way for the disastrous Pebble Mine — the toxic, gold and copper mega-mine that poses catastrophic risks to Alaska's spectacular Bristol Bay and its world-renowned salmon runs, abundant wildlife populations and Native communities.
President Obama's Environmental Protection Agency proposed common-sense restrictions that would have banned this dangerous mine because of the obvious environmental risks it would pose. But Donald Trump's EPA recently reached a backroom deal with Northern Dynasty Minerals — the Canadian company behind the mine — to reverse those restrictions. His decision is a handout to the mining industry at the expense of one of America's last wild places and its people. We can't let it stand.
Tell the EPA you're outraged that they would put the profits of foreign mining companies ahead of the American people — and that you'll fight them every step of the way until they slam the door on the Pebble Mine and protect Bristol Bay, its wildlife, its economy and its communities from destruction.
Tell the EPA to slam the door on Pebble Mine for good and protect Alaska's Bristol Bay wilderness from destruction.
Michelle Pirzadeh, Acting EPA Region 10 Administrator
Scott Pruitt, EPA Administrator
Stop the Pebble Mine
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