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  • Friends hosts Wild & Scenic Film Festival

    – DULUTH, MINNESOTA — The Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness will host two Minnesota showings of SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival this September. Tickets are now on sale for the Minneapolis showing on Friday, September 11th, and for the Duluth showing on Saturday, September 19th. The Wild & Scenic Festival is the largest environmental film festival […]

  • Friends ask Governor Dayton to protect Minnesota from a mine waste disaster

    – SAINT PAUL, MINNESOTA — On the anniversary of the Mount Polley mine disaster, Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness and nine more Minnesota conservation groups called on Governor Mark Dayton to prevent a similar disaster from happening in Minnesota. The Mount Polley mine is an open-pit copper-gold sulfide mine in British Columbia. One year ago, […]

  • PolyMet sulfide mine proposal threatens Minnesota water

    – “The preliminary version of the PolyMet final environmental impact study shows a mine that will pollute Minnesota’s water,” said Aaron Klemz, Communications Director of Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness.

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