Comments due September 19, 2014 on EPA’s 404(c) proposal for Bristol Bay

EPA’s proposed 404 (c) determination for areas in Bristol Bay would limit pollution of designated waterways, watersheds in this controversial area.

Copper mining, as it has been proposed in northern Minnesota, would drastically affect this environment, changing the ecosystem forever.

Please submit your comments before the deadline September 19, 2014 showing support for the 404(c) designation by email to OW-Docket@epa.gov by putting EPA-R10-OW-2014-0505 in the subject line.

(The proposed determination can be found at: http://www.epa.gov/bristolbay and you can also send your questions to the project team at: R10BristolBay@epa.gov)

Musings Posts concerning Bristol Bay:

https://anitatillemans.wordpress.com/2014/03/20/process-continues-to-protect-waters-of-bristol-bay/

https://anitatillemans.wordpress.com/2014/03/22/children-sent-comments-on-bristol-bay/

https://anitatillemans.wordpress.com/2014/03/21/protecting-our-rivers-in-the-heart-of-the-arrowhead/

 

 

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Author: Anita Suzanne Dedman-Tillemans

For love of wilderness.