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Tell EPA: No Pebble Mine!

The latest comments from state and federal agency experts confirm what we’ve known all along: the proposed Pebble Mine is a disastrous project that should not be permitted. Tell the EPA to reject the Pebble Mine plan and protect Bristol Bay salmon!
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Earthworks Worker Solidarity Demands for the Oil, Gas, and Mining Sectors

May 22, 2020 • EARTHWORKS
This blog was co-written by Executive Director Jennifer Krill and Policy Associate Raquel Dominguez. As we grapple with the impacts of COVID-19 on our health, our communities, and our economy, at Earthworks we extend our hand in solidarity to everyone… More »
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Protected: Investor Pressure and the Global Tailings Review

May 22, 2020 • Alan Septoff
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Pennsylvanians: Speak Out for Strong Air Pollution Safeguards!

May 22, 2020 • Sophie Shemas

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Bristol Bay Protection Pledge

May 20, 2020 • Sophie Shemas
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Community Organizations in Haiti Say “NO” to Newmont

May 18, 2020 • Ellie Happel
Guest Blogger: Ellie Happel is the Director of the Haiti Project at the Global Justice Clinic, NYU School of Law, where she is an adjunct professor. The declaration was written by a number of activists and advocates in the Northwest… More »
Action Alerts

It’s Time To Close New York’s Oil and Gas Waste Loophole

It's time to regulate oil and gas waste like the hazardous waste that it is. New Yorkers: tell your state legislators to support these S. 3392 / A. 2655 and close New York's hazardous waste loophole!
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Publications

The Case for Closing New York’s Oil & Gas Industry Waste Loophole

May 14, 2020
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Tailings Spill Exposed at Mexican Mine

May 14, 2020 • Jan Morrill
Failed cover-up reveals shortcomings of industry self-regulation The Mexican government has ordered mining company Exportaciones de Minerales de Topia (EMISTA) to close a zinc and lead mine in the municipality of Canelas, Durango after the company spilled close to 6,000… More »
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Pebble Mine: Agency Experts Continue to Find Flaws and Unacceptable Impacts

May 13, 2020 • Bonnie Gestring
The latest comments from state and federal agency experts confirm what we’ve known all along: the proposed Pebble Mine is a disastrous project that should not be permitted. In February, the Army Corps of Engineers released an update of its… More »
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The Permian Climate Bomb

May 13, 2020 • Jennifer Krill
Oil and gas production in the Permian Basin remains a major global warming threat even as the number of rigs and wells, and volume of production, dip. Read this blog on Earth Island Journal The shale bubble is bursting. The… More »
Publications

2019 Annual Report

May 12, 2020
Media Releases

Norwegian Asset Manager Divests from Operator of Controversial Ramu Mine

May 12, 2020
Metallurgical Corporation of China (MCC), citing unacceptable levels of environmental damage. MCC operates the Ramu nickel-cobalt mine in Papua New Guinea, which dumps millions of tonnes of toxic mine waste into the ocean each year. Storebrand joins several other financial… More »
Stories

Protected: Sonora

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Protected: Preventing Mine Tailings Disasters

May 12, 2020 • Alan Septoff
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