07 Apr '12, 3am

Robert Redford Leads Charge against the Disastrous Pebble Mine | Care2 Causes

Robert Redford Leads Charge against the Disastrous Pebble Mine | Care2 Causes

The people of Bristol Bay, Alaska, are against the Pebble Mine. Robert Redford is standing with them against the Pebble Mine. And once you watch his powerful new video on the subject, you’ll stand with them too. Despite overwhelming local opposition, London-based mining giants Anglo American and Rio Tinto are moving forward on the Pebble Mine project , a gargantuan, open-pit gold and copper mine above Bristol Bay. This vast open pit would be gouged out of the headwaters of one of the greatest wild salmon runs in the world. It would threaten the very last 284 beluga whales of Cook Inlet. And it would forever alter the abundant wilderness above Bristol Bay that has supported Native peoples for thousands of years. But what really astounds is the sheer size of this project. We’re talking about a cavernous hole that would be two miles wide and 2,000 feet deep. Its operations wo...

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