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Release: Biden administration starts process to ban copper mining next to the Boundary Waters (October 20, 2021)
Release: New report details how Twin Metals is greenwashing risky mining next to the Boundary Waters (October 18, 2021)
Release: DNR to begin process to determine if Minnesota’s nonferrous mining rules are inadequate to protect the Boundary Waters (September 20, 2021)
Release: Twin Metals hires former Interior Secretary Bernhardt's firm to lobby on risky mining near Boundary Waters (September 15, 2021)
Release: ICYMI: Former Interior Secretary Jewell; Ted Roosevelt IV: A great northern forest in Minnesota can help our world remain livable (August 31, 2021)

Release: ICYMI:Star Tribune Editorial: Protect the BWCA and complete study (August 23, 2021)
Release: Save the Boundary Waters on air with national ad buy urging Biden administration to protect Minnesota's Boundary Waters Wilderness (August 4, 2021)
Release: The Twin Metals mine would also contribute to the climate crisis (July 29, 2021)
Release: New video highlights former Vice President Mondale's Boundary Waters advocacy, calls on current generation of leaders to pick up the torch (July 19, 2021)
Release: ICYMI: Twin Metals owner inks deal to supply copper to China (July 6, 2021)

Release: Tomorrow: 110 mile nonstop run across the Boundary Waters to raise awareness of the threat posed by sulfide ore copper mining begins (May 21, 2021)
Release: Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters wins second legal case in as many days (May 12, 2021)
Release: Boundary Waters protection alligned with President Biden's "America the Beautiful" report released today (May 6, 2021)
Release: Star Tribune: Timely leadership by Tina Smith on BWCA (April 26, 2021)
Release: Rep. Betty McCollum Re-introduces Legislation to Permanently Protect Minnesota's Boundary Waters Wilderness from Sulfide-Ore Copper Mining (April 22, 2021)
Release: Boundary Waters named among America’s Most Endangered Rivers (April 13, 2021)

Release: Sen. Tina Smith Announces Support for Federal Action to Protect the Boundary Waters (March 26, 2021)
Release: Biden administration reviewing Trump administration's renewal of Twin Metals leases next to the Boundary Waters (March 22, 2021)
Release: 100 Days of Action to Save the Boundary Waters: Copper Mining Threatens the Clean Water Legacy of the Wilderness (March 22, 2021)
Release: Save the Boundary Waters Statement: Interior Secretary Deb Haaland confirmation a "historic moment for our nation" (March 15, 2021)
Release: 100 Days of Action to Save the Boundary Waters: A world class Wilderness experience (March 15, 2021)
Release: Mark Dayton: Sulfide-ore mining has no business near our Boundary Waters (March 10, 2021)
Release: 100 Days of Action to Save the Boundary Waters: Kids and Camps (March 8, 2021)
Release: Member of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisors, Patagonia Vice President, and Local Officials Discuss Economic Value of Permanently Protecting the Boundary Waters (March 3, 2021)
Release: 100 Days of Action to Save the Boundary Waters: The Economic Value of Wilderness (March 1, 2021)
Release: 100 Days of Action to Save the Boundary Waters: Environmental Threat (February 21, 2021)
Release: Save the Boundary Waters Launches "100 Days of Action to Protect the Boundary Waters" (February 16, 2021)
Release: Mankato Free Press Editorial: New hope to protect BWCA from mining damage (February 9, 2021)
Release: Boundary Waters Permanent Protection Bill Introduced in Minnesota State Legislature (February 8, 2021)
Release: Court Should Consider Records Showing Politically Influenced Decision Making on Boundary Waters Mining Leases (February 8, 2021)
Release: McCollum requests President Biden take action to protect the Boundary Waters (February 3, 2021)
Release: Biden administration should renew the push to protect the BWCA (February 1, 2021)
Release: President's Executive Order on Climate Chagne will Preserve 30 Percent of US Land and Water by 2030 (January 27, 2021)
Release: Save the Boundary Waters Statement of Stauber anti-Boundary Waters Legislation (January 25, 2021)
Release: Twin Metals opponents hopeful in wake of political changes (January 19, 2021)
Release: US Rep. Betty McCollum and state legislators join Save the Boundary Waters outlining the path to permanent protection for America's most visited Wilderness (January 14, 2021)
Release: Save the Boundary Waters Statement on Deb Haaland Nomination to Lead Interior Department (December 17, 2020)
Release: Star Tribune Looks at Twin Metals Waters Claims (December 14, 2020)
Release: Save the Boundary Waters Statement on Tom Vilsack Nomination (December 10, 2020)
Release: National Audubon Society Lists Minnesota's Boundary Waters as a top place for new administration to save (December 7, 2020)
Release: Bureau of Land Management to conduct NEPA review in Twin Metals prospect permitting case (December 2, 2020) 
Release: DNR will review copper-nickel mining rules near Boundary Waters (November 19, 2020)
Release: EPA Data: Twin Metals "model" mine is 4th largest toxic emitter in the Nation (November 10, 2020)
Release: Save the Boundary Waters Statement on McCollum Boundary Waters Protection Legislation Passing Key Committee (September 30, 2020)
Release: Amended complaint alleges undue political interference by Congress in Twin Metals lease renewals that threaten the Boundary Waters Wilderness (August 27, 2020)
Release: Boundary Waters advocates, small business owners, discuss Trump reversal on Alaska's Pebble Mine; demand protection for BWCA  (August 24, 2020)
Release: ICYMI sulfide-ore copper mining near Boundary Waters a threat to once-polluted Rainy River’s recovery (August 11, 2020)
Release: Another day, Another Major Envrionmental Rollback Threatening the Boundary Waters (July 15, 2020)
Release: Minnesota must act to save BWCA (July 8, 2020)

Release: Statement on Federal Announcement to Proceed with Risky Mine Plan Near the Boundary Waters  (June 29, 2020) 
Release: New Lawsuit Challenges State Rules that Jeopardize the Boundary Waters (June 24, 2020)

Release: More Shortcuts to Risky Mining Near the Boundary Waters as US Forest Service Ordered to Limit Environmental Reviews (June 16, 2020)
Release: Boundary Waters in even greater danger after new Executive Order waiving environmental review to expedite risky protects (June 8, 2020)
Release: NMW and nine businesses file legal challenge over Twin Metals lease renewal (May 6, 2020)
Release: Federal secrecy is a red flag on mining near BWCA (May 4, 2020)
Release: Mankato Free Press: State should push for federal Twin Metals research (April 28, 2020)

Release: Federal changes to Clean Water Act would leave the Boundary Waters even more vulnerable (April 27, 2020)
Release: Nine Minnesota Businesses and Northeastern Minnesotans for Wilderness File Appeal on Lawsuit to Save the Boundary Waters (April 17, 2020)
Release: Power structure at McCollum-bill hearingshows what local BWCA supporters are up against (March 27, 2020)
Release: Minnesota requests elusive U.S. Forest Service study on copper mining effects (March 24, 2020)
Release: Statement on District Court Ruling on Risky Mining Near BWCA (March 17, 2020)

Release: Heed Minnesotans, not special interests, on new mining operations near the Boundary Waters (March 5, 2020)
Release: Redacted report shows how public is kept in the dark on BWCA risks (March 4, 2020)

Release: Overwhelming Majority of Minnesotans Oppose Mining Near the Boundary Waters (February 25, 2020)

Save the Boundary Waters to Host Series of Screenings of New Mini- Documentary, “In Deep Water,” on Threat to the Wilderness from Risky Mining (February 26, 2020)
Release: Campaign Statement on US Government “Report” to Canada on Potential Boundary Waters Pollution (February 20, 2020)
Release: Rep. Betty McCollum Introduces Bipartisan Legislation (January 15, 2020) 
Release: Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters Statement on Twin Metals Mine Plan Submission (December 18, 2019) 
Release: Statement on Trump Administration’s Killing of Boundary Waters Mining Study in Federal Budget Bill (December 17, 2019)

Release: Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk tells Twin Metals boosters state review process can’t stop risky mining near the Boundary Waters; promises them he’ll “influence" process to push it through (December 5, 2019)
Release: Save the Boundary Waters Comment on DNR Statement Regarding Twin Metals (November 22, 2019)
Release: U.S. Senate Shows Strong Bipartisan Support for Boundary Waters Protection (September 27, 2019)
Release: Antofagasta's Twin Metals a Bad Deal for Northeastern Minnesota (August 21, 2019)
Release: Statement on Twin Metals Announcement (July 18, 2019)
 Wild Waters Music Fest (June 11, 2019)
Release: Congress Responds to Canadian Concerns about Toxic Mining Next to Minnesota’s Boundary Waters (May 16, 2019)
Release: McCollum introduces legislation compelling US Forest Service to complete study on toxic mining near the Boundary Waters (May 21, 2019)

Release: Trump Administration renews risky mining leases next to the Boundary Waters (May 15, 2019)
Release: Tom Landwehr to Lead Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters (March 5, 2019)
Release: Congress ramps up oversight of Trump Admininstration's sketchy Minnesota sulfide-ore copper mining deal (March 1, 2019)
Release: Nearly 100,000 citizens submit comments opposing dangerous mining lease renewals near Boundary Waters Wilderness (February 13, 2019) 
Release: Scandal-plagued Interior Department to unlawfully renew leases for toxic mining next to Minnesota's Boundary Waters Wilderness (December 20, 2018)
Release: Governor Dayton issues proclamation celebrating 40th anniversary of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness Act  (October 18, 2018)
Release: Trump Administration breaks promise to Americans, kowtows to foreign corporate interests on risky mining near our nation’s most popular wilderness (September 6, 2018)
Release: New Harvard Study: Protecting the BWCA Produces Greater Long-term Economic Benefit than Copper Mining (August 21, 2018)
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Release: Statement: Nolan and Emmer's dangerous amendment withdrawn (July 18, 2018)
Release: Statement on Emmer/Nolan Amendment (July 11, 2018)
9 Minnesota businesses file lawsuit against the Department of the Interior to protect the Boundary Waters (June 21, 2018)
Release: Statement in response to President Trumps's remarks at Rally in Duluth (June 20, 2018) 
Release: Copper mining is a job killer (June 20, 2018)
Release: Conservation Coalition letter to the Departments of Interior and Agriculture (May 31, 2018)

Release: Statement in response to Twin Metals' moving mine closer to the Boundary Waters (May 24, 2018)
Release: Statement on DOI decision to reinstate mineral leases (May 3, 2018)
Release: Mining threat puts Boundary Waters on list of Most Endangered Rivers again (April 10, 2018)
-->Factsheet: Boundary Waters #3 Most Endangered Rivers 2018
Release: The Year of the Boundary Waters kicks off with a new adventure advocacy expedition from Ely to Washington D.C. (March 7, 2018)
Release: New Polling: Minnesotans overwhelmingly support protecting the Boundary Waters  (March 1, 2018)
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--> Fabrizio Ward Summary Deck
Release: Statement on US Forest Service Decision to Downgrade Study on Risks to the BWCA
 (January 26, 2018)
Release: Statement from Save the Boundary Waters Campaign Manager Doug   on DOI's Twin Metals Decision (December 22, 2017)
Release: Radical Emmer Bill Endangering the Boundary Waters Passes the House of Representatives (November 30, 2017)
Release: Emmer, Peterson and Lewis bill to endanger the Boundary Waters Wilderness (October 3, 2017)
Release: Reps. Paulsen, McCollum Denounce Emmer/Nolan Amendment 
(September 8, 2017)
Release: Boundary Waters Advocates Submit Over 125,000 Comments in Support of Protecting the Boundary Waters Wilderness
(August 17, 2017)
Release: Emmer Introduces Radical Bill Endangering the Boundary Waters Wilderness and Surrounding Economy 
(July 21, 2017)
Release: Made in America: New Economic Study Shows Strength of Arrowhead's Wilderness-based Economy 
(July 20, 2017)
Release: Boundary Waters Advocates to Rally in Support of Wildnerness 
(June 22, 2017)
Release: Statement on the Department of Justice's Motion to Dismiss Twin Metals Lawsuit
(June 6, 2017)
 Thousands of Minnesota Doctors Support Protecting Boundary Waters from Sulfide-Ore Copper Mining 
(June 1, 2017)
Release: Water Action Day Activists Fighting for Minnesota's Pristine Boundary Waters Wilderness  (April 18, 2017)
Release: New Poll: Minnesotans support mining, but not near the Boundary Waters (March 13, 2017)
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--> Fabrizio Ward summary deck
Release: More than 200 businesses join forces to protect Minnesota's Boundary Waters Wilderness (February 23, 2017)
Release: Comment period opens for environmental review of sulfide-ore copper mining threat to Boundary Waters Wilderness (January 13, 2017)
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Release: Guided by science and public opinion, land managers say “no” to proposed sulfide-ore copper mines threatening Minnesota’s iconic Boundary Waters Wilderness (December 15, 2016)
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--> Bureau of Land Management release
--> Letter: Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell to Bureau of Land Management Director Neil Kornze
--> Letter: Bureau of Land Management Eastern States Director to Twin Metals Minnesota
--> Map: Superior National Forest Mineral Withdrawal Application
Release: Year in the Wilderness ends at River Point Resort & Outfitting Co. in Ely (September 23, 2016)
Release: Boundary Waters supporters deliver over 72,000 petitions urging the US Forest Service to withhold consent for sulfide-ore copper mining leases near the Wilderness (July 19, 2016)
Release: Listening session today will help determine whether the border of Minnesota’s Boundary Waters is the right place for America’s most toxic industry (July 13, 2016) 
Release: Citing risk to Wilderness US Forest Service Considering Not Consenting to Renewal of Sulfide-Ore Mining Leases Threatening Minnesota’s Boundary Waters (June 13, 2016)
Release: Today marks 50th anniversary of antiquated Twin Metals mining leases adjacent to Boundary  (June 1, 2016)
Release: Secretary Jewell cites Minnesota’s iconic Boundary Waters Wilderness in major speech as “special area” deserving reexamination (April 19, 2016)
Release: Minnesotans strongly oppose sulfide-ore mining near Boundary Waters Wilderness (March 8, 2016)
Release: Statement on Governor’s opposition to proposed Twin Metals mines next to the Boundary Waters Wilderness (March 7, 2016)
Release: Spirit of Film Awarded at Frozen Film Festival (February 7, 2016)
Release: Celebrating the Healing Power of Nature (November 9, 2015) 
Release: Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters Announces $77,000 Match for Give to the Max Day (November 2, 2015)
Release: Visit the Boundary Waters at the Minnesota State Fair (August 3, 2015)
Release: Explorers to Spend Year in the Wild to Prevent Mining Threat (July 15, 2015)
Release: Historic bill calls for permanent protection for the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Voyageurs National Park (April 14, 2015)
Release: 13-Year Old Battling Leukemia Helps Deliver 60,000+ Petitions from Across the U.S. Urging Protection of Nation's Most Popular Wilderness (March 25, 2015)
Release: Riding to Raise Awareness: The Bike Tour to Save the Boundary Waters (March 19, 2015)
Release: MN House Hearing today: Giving America’s Favorite Wilderness a Voice (February 3, 2015)
Release: BWCAW Permit Opening Day (January 21, 2015)