Arrowhead Aquifers and the Hill of Three Waters

We could speak of the beauty, the wild, the spirit of something greater than ourselves, the sustenance we all gain … More

Polymet Gets Crucial Permitting for the NorthMet Project and Copper Mining in the Arrowhead

On November 01, 2018, our DNR announced through Tom Landwehr, commissioner, approval of ten crucial permits that Polymet, a Swiss-based … More

Appreciation of beauty is a moral test. Will we pass when it comes to protecting the extreme headwaters of the St Lawrence Seaway and Hudson Bay in Minnesota?

Do we appreciate the beauty of the Arrowhead in this one-of-a-kind wilderness, enough to say no to copper sulfide mining?  … More

As we approach a decision on the Polymet Copper Mine …

As Governor Dayton proposes funding for a study to determine Polymet’s finances at the present moment, I wonder how possible … More

Will we through our mining practices continue to degrade our most precious resource … water?

The following photos were taken in parts of northern Minnesota, some in the UP of Michigan, Colorado Rockies, Alberta, Canada, … More

Mining v Tourism / Making the necessary changes to insure our base …

As Minnesotans we stand as stewards at the source of one of the world’s greatest resources for fresh water.  What … More

no place for mining …