The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is threatened by sulfide-ore copper mining. 

The Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters is leading the effort to ensure permanent protection for the Boundary Waters Wilderness, America's most visited Wilderness and Minnesota's crown jewel, from proposed sulfide-ore copper mining.  


the path to permanent protection

Chilean mining giant Antofagasta is "greenwashing" its risky Twin Metals mining project next to the Boundary Waters.
The Biden administration just announced their plan to start the federal process that would ban sulfide-ore copper mining in the watershed of the Boundary Waters.
Join us on our journey to discover why the Boundary Waters is so important to protect by learning about its history, being inspired by its beauty, and hearing stories about the fight to protect this iconic Wilderness.
How we'll WIN! Our Path to Permanent Protection: