On Monday in a highly unusual reversal, the Army Corps of Engineers issued a letter denying the permit application for the controversial Pebble Mine in Alaska. This comes after years of work and large expenditures by the Trump team to restart the development of the mine that President Obama rejected outright in 2014.
Why This Matters: This mine should never be built. Ever. It puts at risk the single most valuable sustainable fishery in the world and puts two pristine national parks.Continue Reading 534 words