Advocacy

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    Advocacy Coalition of Telluride Contact: Michael Saftler
    Box 116 Telluride CO 81435 United States
    Phone: 970 728 6540 Website: Advocacy Coalition of Telluride

    Advocating and educating for the benefit of all Livingkind now and for generations to come. Clean Air Water and Soil is our CAWS. If we all protected OUR CAWS above all else our quality of life and food supply would be sustaining. If CAWS was a political platform we would transform the world.

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    Alaska Community Action on Toxics Contact: Environmental Health & Justice Coordinator
    505 West Northern Lights Blvd Suite 205 Anchorage AK United States
    Phone: 907 222 7714 Fax: 907 222 7715 Website: Alaska Community Action on Toxics

    Alaska Community Action on Toxics has been advocating for environmental health and justice issues locally with communities, statewide, nationally, and internationally. We provide communities the scientific tools and training needed to advocate for their health and wellbeing. In Seward Alaska, we coordinated the Bucket Brigade which utilizes air quality monitoring by local citizens to prove impacts from coal loading activities

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    Amigos Bravos Contact: Brian Shields
    P.O. Box 238 Taos NM 87571 United States
    Phone: 505 758 3874 Fax: 505 758 7345 Website: Amigos Bravos

    Amigos Bravos is a nationally recognized statewide river conservation organization guided by social justice principles and dedicated to preserving and restoring the ecological and cultural integrity of New Mexico’s rivers and watersheds. Our mission is to return New Mexico’s rivers to drinkable quality wherever possible; to see that natural flows are maintained and that artificial flows are regulated to protect and reclaim river ecosystems; to preserve and restore native riparian biodiversity; to support environmentally sound and sustainable traditional ways of life; and to ensure that environmental and social justice go hand-in-hand.

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    Apache Stronghold Contact: Sally Noedel
    P.O. Box 766 San Carlos AZ 85550
    Phone: 928-475-6751 Website: Apache Stronghold

    Apache Stronghold is working to protect religious freedom and sacred sites at Apache Leap and Oak Flat from Rio Tinto’s Resolution Copper Project. Walk to Save Oak Flat was founded in 2015 to raise awareness and opposition to the proposal.

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    Bad River Watershed Association Contact: General Staff
    P.O. Box 875 Ashland WI 54806 United States
    Phone: 715-682-2003 Fax: n/a Website: Bad River Watershed

    The mission of the Bad River Watershed Association is to promote a healthy relationship between the people and natural communities of the Bad River watershed by involving all citizens in assessing, maintaining and improving watershed integrity for future generations. �

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    Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - Yukon
    P.O Box 31095 Whitehorse Yukon Territory Y1A 5P7 Canada
    Phone: 867-393-8080 Fax: 867-393-8081 Website: Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society Website: Protect the Peel

    Working to establish in network of Protected Areas, especially the Peel.

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    Castle Mountain Coalition Contact: Kirby Spangler
    P.O. Box 1244 Chickaloon AK 99674 United States
    Phone: 907-746-3733 Website: Castle Mountain Coalition

    We hope to be part of a national movement to stop extreme energy extraction of all kinds. There are currently three communities in our valley that are threatened by coal mines that are in various stages of leasing and permitting, but there is currently no coal being extracted.

    We appear to have just won a major victory against the mine that was closest to “development.” Usibelli Coal’s permit to mine at Wishbone Hill has been declared invalid by the federal Office of Surface Mining thanks to comments made at a public hearing by a Castle Mountain Coalition supporter.

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    CCSG Associates Contact: Sue Moodie
    Box 34026 Whitehorse Yukon Y1A 7A3 Canada
    Phone: 867-336-1135

    Although a recent graduate in doctoral studies at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, I am a long term Yukon resident and my consulting company CCSG Associates has been involved in a variety of diverse mining related projects, research, advocacy, policy and regulation development, grassroots organizing and outreach in northern, national and international contexts. I have held it as my goal to work as a translator between academia, industry, policy and community-based values to achieve substantive work that has meaning on many different levels, with my skills as a researcher on the ground and in the books with a local focus.

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    Center for Biological Diversity Contact: Mark Fink
    P.O. Box 710 Tucson AZ 85702-0710
    Phone: (520) 623.5252 Phone: (866) 357.3349 Website: Center for Biological Diversity

    The Center is focused on protecting imperiled species and special places from the adverse impacts of mining, including the area surrounding Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, and near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Lake Superior in Minnesota.

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    Chiricahua Apache Alliance/San Carlos Apache Tribe Contact: Michael Paul Hill
    P.O. Box 33 San Carlos AZ 85550 United States
    Phone: 928-475-6743 Phone: 520-261-7074
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    Clark Fork Coalition Contact: Chris Brick
    P.O. Box 7593 Missoula MT 59807 United States
    Phone: 406-542-0539 Fax: 406-542-5632 Website: Clark Fork Coalition

    Founded in 1985, the Clark Fork Coalition is dedicated to protecting and restoring the Clark Fork River basin, a 22,000-square-mile area draining western Montana and northern Idaho. We have over a 27-year-long record of substantial achievements improving the health of the watershed.

     

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    Clean Up The Mines! Contact: Klee Benally
    225 E. 26th St., Ste. 1 Tucson AZ 85713
    Phone: 928-380-2629 Website: cleanupthemines
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    Coloradoans Against Resource Destruction Contact: Jay Davis
    P.O. Box 143 Wellington CO 80549 United States
    Phone: 970-219-4763 Website: Coloradoans Against Resource Destruction

    We are a diverse collection of citizens concerned about the health, environmental and economic impacts that proposals to mine uranium would have on northern Colorado. After much research and investigation, we are convinced uranium mining projects will have dire consequences for our area and set a dangerous precedent for the entire state of Colorado. Our goal is to prevent uranium mining in northern Colorado and protect our valuable resources, especially water, for future generations.

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    Committee for Future Generations Contact: Candyce Paul
    Saskatchewan Canada

    The Committee for Future Generations was founded in 2011 by a group of citizens concerned that northern Saskatchewan communities are being aggressively targeted by the Nuclear Waste Management Organization to store Canada’s nuclear waste.

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    Concerned Citizens and Retired Miners Contact: Roy Chavez
    106 W. Palo Verde Dr. Superior Arizona 85173
    Phone: 520-827-9133 Website: concerned citizens and retired miners

    Concerned Citizens & Retired Miners is a grassroots group of citizens who reside in Superior, AZ or are affiliated with relatives who are residents; are retired hard-rock miners who previously worked in the now non-operational mine in Superior, AZ and were displaced; or are individuals concerned that important public and is being conveyed to a foreign mining company for private use. Specifically, the organization opposes the federal exchange land bill that would give Oak Flat campground to Rio Tinto and BHP regardless of the findings of the NEPA analyses.

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    Cook Inlet Keeper Contact: Bob Shavelson
    P.O Box 3269 Homer AK 99603 United States
    Phone: 907-235-4068 Fax: 907-235-4069 Website: Cook Inlet Keeper

    Cook Inletkeeper is a community-based nonprofit formed by Alaskans in 1995 to protect the Cook Inlet watershed and the life it sustains. Inletkeeper’s mining work focuses on coal strip mines and exports to Asian markets.

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    Copper Country Alliance Contact: Ruth McHenry
    HC60 Box 306T Copper Center AK 99573 United States
    Phone: 907-822-3644 Website: Save the Angle Lakes

    Copper Country Alliance formed in 1992 to help protect the wild and rural environment of the Copper River Basin/Wrangell Mountains region of Alaska. It is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) non-profit corportation, headquartered in Kenny Lake, Alaska.

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    Data Center Contact: Miho Kim
    1904 Franklin Street, Suite 900 Oakland CA 94612 United States
    Phone: 510-835-4692 Fax: 510-835-3017 Website: Data Center

    We know that communities are experts about the problems and solutions affecting their lives. DataCenter helps surface that knowledge in ways that develop leadership, increase community power, and generate momentum for social change. As marginalized communities take the tools and power of research into their own hands, they surface accurate information about the urgent and pressing conditions of their lives, and they encourage others to do the same.

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    Defenders of the Black Hills Contact: Charmaine Whiteface
    P.O. Box 2003 Rapid City SD 57709 United States
    Phone: 605-399-1868 Website: Defenders of the Black Hills

    Defenders is campaigning for the cleanup of more than 3,000 abandoned, open pit uranium mines left since the 1950s, and that no new uranium mines be built anywhere. This Region has the highest cancer rates in the country.

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    DineCARE Contact: Anna Marie Frazier
    HC 63 Box 263 Winslow AZ 86047 United States
    Phone: 928-401-0382

    Dine’ Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment (Dine’ CARE) is a grassroot all Navajo organization that came together in 1988 as a result of plans to build a Toxic Waste Plant in their community of Dilkon, Arizona. For 24 years Dine’ CARE worked with communities in the 4-Corners Region on issues that impacted their way of life, their environment, such as uranium mining, over-cutting of trees on the Chuskas, Oil/Gas drilling, coal mining, pollution from Coal Burning Power Plants, Navajo Nation water issue. We empower the people to speak for themselves to fight their battles, while we teach them the tools through training sessions and strategic planning.

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    EARTHWORKS Contact: Jennifer Krill
    1612 K Street NW, Suite 808 Washington DC 20006 United States
    Phone: 202-887-1872 Website: Earthworks Website: Our Bristol Bay Website: Recycle My Cellphone

    Earthworks is dedicated to protecting communities and the environment from the impacts of irresponsible mineral and energy development while seeking sustainable solutions. Earthworks stands for clean water, healthy communities, and corporate accountability. We’re working for solutions that protect both the Earth’s resources as well as our communities.

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    Eastern Pennsylvania Coalition for Abandoned Mine Reclamation (EPCAMR) Contact: Robert E. Hughes
    101 S. Main Street Ashley PA 18706 United States

    Formed in 1995 by concerned conservation districts, EPCAMR represents a coalition of watershed organizations and reclamation partners. Members range from individuals, to the active anthracite mining industry and co-generation power plants, to non-profit organizations, 16 county conservation districts and other organizations in the anthracite and bituminous coal region of eastern Pennsylvania that are involved with abandoned mine reclamation issues. Counties covered by EPCAMR in NorthEastern and NorthCentral PA include: Tioga, Bradford, Susquehanna, Lycoming, Sullivan, Wyoming, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Northumberland, Carbon, Schuylkill, Columbia, Lebanon, Dauphin, Montour, and Wayne.

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    Environment Minnesota Contact: Samantha Chadwick
    1313 5th Street SE Suite 316 Minneapolis MN 55414 United States
    Phone: 612-331-8404 Website: Environment Minnesota

    Environment Minnesota is a statewide, citizen-based environmental advocacy organization working for clean air, clean water, and open space.

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    Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness Contact: Betsy Daub
    401 North Third Street Suite 290 Minneapolis MN 55401 United States
    Phone: 612-332-9630 Website: Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness

    Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness is a Minnesota non-profit conservation organization with the mission to protect, preserve and restore the wilderness character of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and the Quetico-Superior Ecosystem. Hardrock mineral exploration is increasing across northeastern Minnesota, and proposed projects at the edges of the wilderness threaten the region’s clean water, cultural resources, and tourism and outdoor recreation economies.

     

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    Friends of the Land of Keweenaw (FOLK) Contact: Linda Rulison
    P.O. Box 473 Houghton MI 49931 United States
    Phone: 906-334-2553 Website: Friends of the Land of Keweenaw Website: Mining Education and Empowerment Campaign

    Creating a positive social and environmental legacy for the western Upper Peninsula

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    Gifford Pinchot Task Force Contact: Jessica Schafer
    917 SW Oak St. Suite 410 Portland OR 97205 United States
    Phone: 503-221-2102 ext. 101 Website: Gifford Pinchot Task Force

    The GP Task Force has been working on the issue of mining near Mount St. Helens since early 2005 when an Idaho based company sought a lease permit for mining of copper, gold and molybdenum 12 miles from the crater of Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. In 2010, a Canadian company, Ascot Resource Ltd., purchased an option agreement for the mineral survey area and is seeking to conduct exploratory drilling. The mineral survey area is 12 miles from the crater of Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. The land and a 50% mineral ownership was obtained by the United States Forest Service using Land and Water Conservation Funds to aid in the preservation of the integrity of the Green River prior to entering the National Volcanic Monument, and [ ] aid in the preservation of the scenic beauty of this area which is to become an important Monument portal.

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    Gila Resources Information Project Contact: Allyson Siwik and Sally Smith
    305A N. Cooper Street Silver City NM 88061 United States
    Phone: 575-538-8078 Fax: 575-538-9078 Website: Gila Resources Information Project

    The Gila Resources Information Project promotes community health by protecting our environment and natural resources in southwestern New Mexico.

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    Great Basin Resource Watch Contact: John Hadder
    P.O. Box 207 Reno NV 89504
    Phone: 775-348-1986 Website: Great Basin Resource Watch

    Great Basin Resource Watch, founded in 1994 by a coalition of environmental, Native American, and scientific community representatives is a regional environmental justice organization dedicated to protecting the health and well bring of the land, air, water, wildlife, and communities of the Great Basin from the adverse effects of resource extraction and use. We inform communities about mining impacts; review mine proposals, permits, and expansions; and recommend policy solutions to reduce toxic emissions, protect our water resources, and preserve human and wildlife habitat.

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    High Country Citizens' Alliance Contact: Dan Morse
    PO Box 1066 Crested Butte CO 81224 United States
    Phone: (970) 349-7104 Fax: (970) 349-0164 Website: High Country Citizens' Alliance

    The mission of High County Citizens’ Alliance is to champion the protection, conservation and preservation of the natural ecosystems within the Upper Gunnison River Basin. We achieve our goals by integrating expert analysis and scientific research with environmental education, informed debate and policy participation.

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    Idaho Conservation League Contact: John Robison
    P. O. Box 844 Boise ID 83701 United States
    Phone: 208-345-6933 Fax: 208-344-0344 Website: Idaho Conservation League

    Among its many other activities, the Idaho Conservation League works to ensure that mining activities don’t threaten human health and Idaho’s clean water. We scrutinize proposed new mines, improving those that are acceptable and fighting those that are not in Idaho’s best interests.

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    Information Network for Responsible Mining (INFORM) Contact: Jennifer Thurston
    P.O. Box 349 Lyons CO 80540 United States
    Phone: 212-473-7717 Website: Information Network for Responsible Mining

    INFORM watchdogs all hardrock mining issues in Colorado by participating in local, state and federal reviews of hard rock mine proposals, projects and legislation. INFORM works to protect Colorado communities, watersheds and the environment from irresponsible mining practices by providing the information necessary to make informed decisions on mining issues and engage in the public process.

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    Keepers of the Water Contact: Cecelia LaPointe
    149 N. Main Street Baraga MI 49908 United States
    Phone: (248) 802-8630 Website: Keepers of the Water

    Keepers of the Water is an Indigenous women’s led organization guided by traditional Anishinaabekwe values and responsibilities. We work to protect the waters of the Great Lakes acting in spiritual and political ways.

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    Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Contact: Jessica Koski
    16429 Beartown Road Baraga MI 49908 United States
    Phone: 906-524-5757 ext. 25 Website: Keweenaw Bay Indian Community

    The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community of the Lake Superior Band of Chippewa Indians is a federally-recognized tribal nation located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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    Kootenai Environmental Alliance Contact: Adrienne Cronebaugh
    408 Sherman Ave., Suite301 Coeur d'Alene ID 83814 United States
    Phone: 208-667-9093 Website: Kootenai Environmental Alliance

    Kootenai Environmental Alliance is committed to conserving, protecting and restoring the environmental in North Idaho.

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    L.E.A.D. Agency Contact: Earl Hatley
    19257 S. 4403 Drive Vinita OK 74301 United States
    Phone: 918-256-5269

    Our area is impacted by abandoned lead and zinc mines, affecting a two-county area and ten Indian tribes. Mountains of tailings piles and acid mine water drainage impacts a large downstream area and lake.

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    Mining Impact Coalition of Wisconsin Contact: Dave Blouin
    3918 Paunack Ave Madison WI 53711-1623 United States
    Phone: 608-233-8455 Phone: 608-220-4040 Website: Mining Impact Coalition of Wisconsin
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    MiningWatch Canada Contact: Ramsey Hart
    250 City Centre Ave. Suite 508 Ottawa Ontario K1R 6K7 Canada
    Phone: (613) 569-3439 Fax: (613) 569-5138 Website: MiningWatch Canada

    MiningWatch Canada is a pan-Canadian initiative supported by environmental, social justice, Aboriginal and labour organisations from across the country. It addresses the urgent need for a co-ordinated public interest response to the threats to public health, water and air quality, fish and wildlife habitat and community interests posed by irresponsible mineral policies and practices in Canada and around the world.

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    Multicultural Alliance for a Safe Environment (MASE) Contact: Susan Gordon
    P.O. Box 4524 ALbuquerque NM 87196
    Phone: 505-577-8438 Website: Multicultural Alliance for a Safe Environment

    MACE is rooted in the experiences of uranium-impacted communities of the southwestern U.S. We are communities working to restore and protect the natural and cultural environment through respectfully promoting intercultural engagement among communities and institutions for the benefit of all life and future generations.

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    New Mexico Environmental Law Center Contact: Eric Jantz
    1405 Luisa Street, Suite 5 Santa Fe NM 87505 United States
    Phone: (505) 989-9022 Website: New Mexico Environmental Law Center

    The NMELC is the only legal organization in New Mexico that focuses exclusively on representing low-income communities and communities of color in environmental disputes. A large part of the work NMELC does is representing communities impacted by uranium mining and processing in their efforts to resist new uranium mining and force clean-up of legacy waste.

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    New Mexico Mining Action Network Contact: Michael Paul
    PO Box 238 Taos NM 87571 United States
    Phone: (505) 362-1063 Website: Amigos Bravos

    NMMAN is a nationally recognized collaborative effort to implement and strengthen the mine permitting and reclamation requirements of the New Mexico Mining Act. NMMAN’s mission is to be a statewide advocate for: restoration of community land and water affected by mining; enforcement of the NM Mining Act and of relevant water quality and quantity laws; and promotion of economic alternatives for mining-impacted communities.

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    Northern Alaska Environmental Center Contact: Pete Dronkers
    830 College Road Fairbanks AK 99701 United States
    Phone: 907-452-5021 Fax: 907-452-3100 Website: Northern Alaska Environmental Center

    Environmental non-profit working on clean water in interior Antarctic

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    Okanogan Highlands Alliance Contact: David Kliegman
    PO Box 163 Tonasket WA 98855 United States
    Phone: 509-560-4429 Website: Okanogan Highlands Alliance

    OHA works to minimize watershed impacts associated with the Buckhorn gold mine operations and exploration, improve the ecological health of the Okanogan Highlands and increase community awareness and involvement in watershed issue.

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    Protect Our Manoomin Contact: Robert E. DesJarlait
    6024 Old Viking Blvd. NW Nowthen MN 55303 United States
    Phone: (612) 600 2526 Website: Protect Our Manoomin

    Protect Our Manoomin is an grassroots Anishinaabe organization. Our mission is to educate and inform on issues related to manoomin (wild rice) in regard to mining, environmental ethics, and associated treaty issues.

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    Resource Media Contact: Liz Banse
    600 Stewart Street, Ste. 1201 Seattle WA 98101 United States
    Phone: 206.374.7795 Website: Resource Media

    Resource Media is a non-profit PR firm helping partners succeed in todays dynamic media landscape. We develop and create smart communications strategies for the environment and public health. Our staff can quote the 1872 mining law chapter and verse, but even more important is their ability to explain why it is a bad deal for tax payers, hunters, hikers and everyone that lives down stream.

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    Rivers Without Borders Contact: Will Patric
    PO Box 1968 Port Townsend WA 98368 United States
    Phone: 360-379-2811 Fax: 360-379-2811 Website: Rivers Without Borders

    Rivers Without Borders has been striving to protect the wild intact watersheds and rich ecological and cultural values of the British Columbia-Alaska transboundary region since 1999. We engage First Nations, commercial fishermen, scientists, environmental organizations, government, community leaders, media, and others to advance our conservation vision for this vast, remote, and spectacular area.

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    Rock Creek Alliance Contact: Mary Crowe Costello
    P.O. Box 2636 Sandpoint ID 83864 United States
    Phone: 208-610-4896 Website: Rock Creek Alliance

    The Rock Creek Alliance (Alliance), based in Sandpoint, ID, has been working for more than 15 years to protect the Clark Fork-Pend Oreille Watershed and the Cabinet Mountains Wilderness from the development of the proposed Rock Creek mine through public advocacy and the courts. The Alliance established the Montana-based Save Our Cabinets to address the proposed Montanore mine.

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    Save Our Sky Blue Waters Contact: Lori Andresen
    PO Box 3661 Duluth MN 55803
    Phone: (218) 461-1767 Website: Save Our Sky Blue Waters

    Grassroots conservation organization

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    Save the Scenic Santa Ritas (SSSR) Contact: Lisa Froelich
    8987 E. Tanque Verde #309-157 Tucson AZ 85749
    Phone: 520-445-6615 Website: scenicsantaritas

    SSSR was formed in 1996 to protect the scenic, aesthetic, recreational, and wildlife values of the Santa Rita Mountains, Patagonia Mountains, Canelo Hills and San Rafael Valley through education and outreach, including protection of these areas from degradation due to mining activities.

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    Southeast Alaska Conservation Council Contact: Guy Archibald
    419 Sixth Street #200 Juneau AK 99081 United States
    Phone: (907) 586-6942 Website: Southeast Alaska Conservation Council

    SEACC have been fighting to retain the wild places and natural values of the Tongass National Forest and promoting community sustainability for over 40 years.

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    Tallahassee Area Community, Inc. Contact: Catherine J. Meyrick
    P.O. Box 1890 Canon City CO 81215 United States
    Phone: (719) 275-1030 Website: Tallahassee Area Community, Inc.

    TAC is dedicated to protecting the environment from the harmful effects of uranium exploration, mining and milling. The organization attempts to do that by advocating for legislation, educating the public and bringing legal challenges against individuals or private entities or governmental bodies which pose a threat or fail to follow the laws that protect citizens against those hazards.

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    The Lands Council Contact: Kat Hall
    25 W. Main Avenue Suite 222 Spokane WA 99201 United States
    Phone: 509-838-4912 Fax: 509-838-5155 Website: The Lands Council

    The Lands Council preserves and revitalizes Inland Northwest forests, water, and wildlife through advocacy, education, effective action, and community engagement. We collaborate with a broad range of interested parties to seek smart and mutually-respectful solutions to environment and health issues.

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    Water Legacy Contact: Diadra Decker
    P.O. Box 3276 Duluth MN 55803 United States
    Phone: (651)329-1880 Website: Water Legacy

    WaterLegacy, a grassroots 501(c)(3) organization, was formed in 2009 by citizens concerned that proposed copper-nickel sulfide mining in Northern Minnesota would destroy wetlands, kill wild rice, increase neurotoxic mercury in fish, contaminate water, harm an economy based on high resource values, and impair Ojibwe tribal rights and resources.

    Now with 3,000 members, our approach combines:

    1. Grassroots OUTREACH to educate and mobilize civic participation
    2. Professional COACHING of citizen experts so they can be effective advocates in government decision-making process
    3. Rigorous legal ADVOCACY at every stage of rulemaking, litigation, environmental review, and regulatory enforcement
    4. PARTNERSHIPS with tribes, other environmental groups, and local citizen leaders
    5. SHARING our work to magnify our leverage.
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    Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice (WNPJ) Contact: Diane Farsetta
    122 State Street #405A Madison WI 53703 United States
    Phone: (608) 250-9240 Website: Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice (WNPJ)

    WNPJ facilitates activities, cooperation and communication among Wisconsin organizations and individuals working toward the creation of a sustainable world, free from violence and injustice. We build coalitions, engage the public and wage campaigns through our Anti-Militarism, Immigrant Rights and Environment Work Groups, the last of which heads our anti-mining advocacy.

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    Wisconsin Resources Protection Council Contact: Al Gedicks
    210 Avon Street # 4 La Crosse WI 54603 United States
    Phone: (608) 784-4399 Website: Wisconsin Resources Protection

    The Wisconsin Resources Protection Council seeks to educate the public about the consequences of allowing international mining corporations to develop a new mining district in northern Wisconsin, Michigan and Minnesota.

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    Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve Contact: Emily Whittaker
    P.O. Box 5 Big Bay MI 49808 United States
    Phone: 906-345-9223 Website: Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve

    The Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve in a non-profit watershed group that has been protecting and preserving the high quality watersheds of the Yellow Dog and Salmon-Trout Rivers since1995. They inform and inspire citizens to take action in the protection of these areas against threats such as mining, logging, and non-point source pollution.

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