Right now, PacRim Coal is planning to build one of the country's largest open-pit coal mines directly through the Chuitna River. This puts our wild salmon populations at serious risk.
If we allow this to happen the salmon streams might not recover, and this proposal will set a dangerous precedent for other active wild salmon streams in Alaska and beyond.
Tell Administrator McLerran that Alaskans won’t trade our natural resources and ways of life for shaky overseas profits.
- Complete the form below with your information.
- Personalize your message. Why do you choose salmon over coal?
- Click the Send Your Message button to send your message to EPA Administrator McLerran.