articles tagged "Bad River"

July 17th – The Penokee Mine: The Science Behind Pollution

Saturday, 26 July 2014 | Science
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Dustin Zarnikow talks about pollution issues inherent in mining for taconite in Wisconsin’s Penokee Range with Environmental Specialist for the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Department of Natural Resources Cyrus Hester, Lawrence University Geologist Marcia Bjornerud, and Lakeland College Geologist Tom Fitz. more »

Bad River Tribe Speaks Out About Mining

Friday, 7 December 2012 | Molly Stentz

Lawmakers in Madison are debating the definition of “responsible mining” while people living in northwestern Wisconsin are wondering whether a potential open-pit mine there would be at all responsible.   WRNC’s Danielle Kaeding reports on a mining forum held Thursday at Northland College in Ashland. ASHMINE WORT by wort-fm more »

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