Contacct your Congressperson to tell them to save Oak Flat in our Tonto National Forest.
The vote on the Bill HR-687 passed the Natural Resource Committee and will be coming up for vote in the full House in July or August. We need to inform Congress of the travesty of this Bill.
This report I sent to the Natural Resource Committee will inform you of the issues.
Report on HR-687 Southeast Arizona Land Exchange
Also please contact Obama--the campground was preserved by Presidents Eisenhower and Nixon. Obama can save it with the stroke of a pen--just as they did!!
Tell Obama to Save Oak Flat from sinking to the bottom hole the size Arizona's meteor crater!!
Breaking News: Supreme Court rules that Endangered Species Act trumps 1872 Mining Law
USDA Secretary and Chief Tidwell speak on restoring forests and watersheds—then why aren't they protecting the ones we have from devastation by mining—which can never be restored??
Forest Service Records of mining projects in the National Forests
Actual Inventory of permits in process from individual Forest websites: 44 National Forest "reserves" are being threatened with 170 mining projects in the Western U.S.
Correspondence with Forest Service regarding protection of our National Forests
Impact of Industrial Noise on Wildlife--save wildlife in our National Forests!
Save our Trees!!
Impacts of Mining on Environment and Water Supplies