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We pledge to defend the Bad River Watershed from Open-Pit Mining!

Pledge your support below for those who are threatened by open-pit mining in the Bad River Watershed.

Some things you can do to put your pledge into action:

-Attend the Penokee Hills Education Project fundraiser, May 24 at the Bad River Casino and Convention Center in Odanah, WI. A campout at Copper Falls State Park will take place following the fundraiser, May 24-26.

-Hold an educational event and fundraiser in your community to assist with legal challenges to the new mining law. Donations may sent to the Bad River Tribe, P.O. Box 36, Odanah, WI 54861.

-Write a letter to the editor of your local newspaper pledging to fight the mine and explaining why.

More resources can be found at www.wnpj.org/penokeemine, www.savethewatersedge.com, www.miningimpactcoalition.org, and www.unitedindefenseofthewater.com.

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  • Mining Impact Coalition and Bad River Ojibwe


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