The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently released a revision of its draft Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment. Previous findings from a scientific review panel coordinated by the EPA to review the assessment criticized the document’s lack of modern mining methodologies, omission of mitigation techniques, gross exaggerations of potential impacts and speculative unrealistic scenarios.
We are committed to working with the National Marine Fisheries Service and sharing information as the agency assesses whether a listing of the Iliamna Lake Seal is warranted under the Endangered Species Act. We remain confident our project can proceed responsibly without affecting the habitat of the seal or its population...
Pebble Partnership CEO John Shively recently wrote about the broader implications of pre-emptive action designed to block permitting, and the resulting potential for regulatory crisis, in the Denver Business Journal.