Tag Archives: Back 40 Mine

Menominee County Board of Commissioners Opposes Back Forty Mine

Here.

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Menominee Tribe’s New “No Back 40 Mine” WebPage and Go Fund Me

Download(PDF): Press release Links: http://www.noback40.org Menominee Nation’s No Back 40 Mine Fund

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Michigan Approves Two Permits for the Aquila Back Forty Mine

There are still two major permits the mine must obtain, including one that may end up requiring federal approval. Press release here. Press coverage here. The press link came via Dylan Miner, who has also put together art work to protest … Continue reading

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Documents on the Aquila Resources Back 40 Mine Permit from Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin

Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin’s press release on the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s decision to grant a mine permit for the Back 40 Mine, an open-pit gold, zinc, and copper mine next to the Menominee River, which threatens cultural properties and … Continue reading

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