NRDC Expert Blog

Pebble Mine’s December Press Releases: Read the Fine Print

Details are scarce, but Northern Dynasty Minerals is proudly trumpeting its success this week in announcing a new investor and, at long last, filing a federal permit application tomorrow—after over a decade of unfulfilled promises that this day would soon come.

Ruckelshaus, Reilly, Babbitt, Whitman Say No to Pebble Mine

Unprecedented bipartisan statement calls Pebble “wrong mine in wrong place”

A Tale of Two Futures: Alaskan Wild Salmon vs. Pebble Mine

For anyone still unclear about the irreconcilable disconnect between the rich heritage of Alaskans and the overriding financial self-interest of The Pebble Partnership, it was on stunning display in Bristol Bay’s wild salmon fishery this summer.

Trump Chooses Foreign Miner Over People of Alaska

We’re six months into Donald Trump’s tenure as President, and there’s no denying his aggressive animus against public health and the environment.

Dictionary of Deception in Pursuit of the Pebble Mine: A Translation Guide

Earlier this month, when the Inspector General of the U.S.