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.
On Dec. 18, Twin Metals Minnesota, t submitted its plans to open a sulfide-ore copper mine on the edge of the Boundary Waters. Here’s some information you need about the mine plan.
What would a Twin Metals mine on the edge of the Boundary Waters mean? Pollution. Here’s a look at different ways this toxic mine could pollute the Wilderness. Not this mine. Not this place. #SavetheBWCA