EPA just released its Final Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment for Bristol Bay, Alaska. The document details unquestionable harm to salmon and fishing jobs from large-scale mining in Bristol Bay. Send an email thanking EPA for the strong science and urging the agency to use its Clean Water Act 404(c) authority to stop the Pebble mine.
The Big Wood River is the lifeblood of the Wood River valley, but today the river faces many threats – reduced streamflows, altered floodplains, habitat loss and disconnected tributaries. TU and the Wood River Land Trust are partnering to restore the glory of this iconic Western trout fishery while protecting the sense of community that has developed around it.