Sponsored by MacPIRG, Mac Bike, and MacCARES
Time: Tabling 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Presentation 12:00
Location: Macalester College, St. Paul. Tabling outside Campus Center. Presentation at Enviro Thursdays -- Olin-Rice Room 250
Summary: Meet riders from the Bike Tour to Save the Boundary Waters, and Dave and Amy Freeman, 2014 National Geographic Explorers of the Year, and help them celebrate the power of wilderness and the value of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. Learn about how proposed sulfide-ore copper mines, such as Twin Metals and others, threaten the Boundary Waters’ clean water, clean air and forest landscape. Sign the Wenonah canoe they are taking on their ride from Winona to Ely. Win swag and learn how to support a great cause!