Tag Archives: Back 40 Mine
Here is the press release, and here are links to an article and the complaint they filed today.
Links: Press Release, 60 Day Legal Notice(PDF) Excerpt: The 60-Day Notice of Intent to Sue under the Clean Water Act outlines violations of federal agency duties under the Act that will affect water quality of the Menominee River and adjacent … Continue reading →
Download(PDF): Press release Links: http://www.noback40.org Menominee Nation’s No Back 40 Mine Fund
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 →
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 →