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Double Your Donation to Stop Pebble Mine

11.20.13

Dear Bristol Bay Supporter, The fight to protect Bristol Bay is far from over. With your help, we’ve built significant momentum to stop the massive Pebble mine, and we now have a unique opportunity to stop Pebble and protect Bristol …

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Double Your Donation to Stop Pebble Mine


Major Partner Withdraws from Proposed Pebble Mine

10.07.13

Very big news today regarding the campaign to protect Bristol Bay. The major partner behind the proposed Pebble Mine has decided to exit the project.

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Major Partner Withdraws from Proposed Pebble Mine


Pebble Mine – TIME TO TAKE ACTION!

05.11.13

From the Sportsman’s Alliance for Alaska (SAA) Newsletter: TIME TO ACT IS NOW! EPA releases revised draft Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment Agency accepting public comments through May 31 On Friday, April 26, 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency released its revised …

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Pebble Mine – TIME TO TAKE ACTION!


Save Bristol Bay/No Pebble Mine Event in Austin, January 8, 2013

12.21.12

Come join the fun, share your Alaska fishing adventure stories and support this worthwhile cause at Abel’s on the Lake January 8, 2013.

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Save Bristol Bay/No Pebble Mine Event in Austin, January 8, 2013


Pebble Creek Mine Update

06.05.12

As taken from the Sportsman’s Alliance Newsletter: HUGE NEWS! Bristol Bay: EPA Releases Draft Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment On Friday, May 18, the Environmental Protection Agency released its draft watershed assessment for Bristol Bay [in response to possible development of …

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Pebble Creek Mine Update


Save Bristol Bay Roadshow

10.18.11

Threat to thousands of sustainable fishing jobs prompts fisherman, Alaska Natives to take their story to the Lower 48 beginning Oct. 17.    Tour will highlight proposed Pebble mine’s threat to fishing jobs, Native way of life.   Seattle – …

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Save Bristol Bay Roadshow


Conservation Groups

06.01.11

Coastal Conservation Association, education and conservation of marine resources. Guadalupe River Trout Unlimited, Texas chapter of Trout Unlimited; ironically, the largest chapter in the world. Save Bristol Bay, forerunner in helping stop Pebble Creek Mine in Alaska. Sportsman’s Alliance for …

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Conservation Groups


Preventing Invasive Species in Alaska’s Streams and Rivers

04.10.11

With just three simple steps before your Alaska fishing trip you can help keep our rivers and streams pristine. Of course, preventing invasive species is good practice for any traveling fishing trip. Along with a switch from felt to rubber soled …

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Preventing Invasive Species in Alaska’s Streams and Rivers


How to Recycle Your Old Fishing Waders

04.05.11

Absolutely don’t throw your old breathable fishing waders away!

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How to Recycle Your Old Fishing Waders


Felt Sole Wading Boots Banned in Alaska

03.15.11

Effective January 1st, 2012, felt sole wading boots are banned statewide in Alaska.

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Felt Sole Wading Boots Banned in Alaska