22 Apr '11, 11pm

Media scan 4/22: Earth Day's legacy, Gulf disaster damage, Robert Redford and Pebble Mine, and more.....

Fisheries are fragile, and The Pebble Mine project could be disasterous to the ecosystem, the last thriving wild salmon population in the world, the fisheries, and the families that have relied on Wild Alaskan Salmon to sustain their households since time began. Alaska does it right., the Alaska State Constitiution in the 50s began to set the standard for wild, sustainalbe seafood, it dictates it. The species always comes first in Alaska, before the fishermen, before the fishing charters, and the sportsfisherman. The fisheries are the number one employer in Alaska, not the oil fields as many believe. Alaska Wild Salmon do not only survive, they thrive, due to the stringent regulations that has protected Alaska Wild Salmon for over 60 years. The have set a pattern for the worlds fisheries to follow..I'm proud to be a supplier of Wild Alaskan Seafood...demand wild, demand su...

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Robert Redford Narrates "Stories from the Gulf" Documentary: This post was written by environmental activist and...

Robert Redford Narrates "Stories from the Gulf"...

planetgreen.discovery.com 23 Apr '11, 2pm

This post was written by environmental activist and actor Robert Redford. In the wake of the Deepwater Horizon blowout las...

Robert Redford says mining in Bristol Bay, Alaska would be "an environmental tragedy." (via @OnEarthMag)

Robert Redford says mining in Bristol Bay, Alas...

onearth.org 21 Apr '11, 4pm

I'm not against mining. I am against putting mega-mines where they don't belong. Near my home in Utah, Rio Tinto's massive...

BP execs want us to believe the Gulf of Mexico ...

onearth.org 22 Apr '11, 3pm

In the wake of the Deepwater Horizon blowout last year, BP repeatedly misled the public about how much oil was spewing int...

Accounting for a Manmade Disaster in the Gulf, ...

onearth.org 18 Apr '11, 8pm

A year after the worst oil spill in U.S. history , dozens of dead baby dolphins are washing ashore in the Gulf of Mexico; ...

A giant mine in beautiful Bristol Bay, Alaska? Worst. Idea. Ever.

A giant mine in beautiful Bristol Bay, Alaska? ...

switchboard.nrdc.org 05 May '11, 8pm

(Lake Clark National Park, Bristol Bay, Alaska) In August 2005, shortly after enduring the misery of the bar exam, I hoppe...

The fight to stop Alaska's Pebble Mine went global this week

The fight to stop Alaska's Pebble Mine went glo...

switchboard.nrdc.org 15 Apr '11, 8pm

The international campaign against the proposal to build the massive Pebble Mine above Bristol Bay in southwest Alaska mov...