It’s up to us to defend our public lands, waters and sporting heritage.

The Wilderness that supports world-class remote angling and hunting adventures for sportsmen and women like you is threatened by sulfide-ore copper mining. This toxic mining practice would harm productive habitats that support fish and game.  

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Sulfide-ore copper mining would seriously harm the Boundary Waters, its watershed and the wildlife that call it home. We need to protect these public lands from this risky type of mining.
As your plan your hunting, fishing or camping trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, check our list of resources to get you started and to help you make the most of your BWCA trip.
Your help is needed now more than ever -- the United States Forest Service is taking official public comments. Take action today -- tell the agency to protect the Boundary Waters watershed from sulfide-ore copper mining.

Learn more about the environmental review process and how you can help protect the Boundary Waters in our new animation video.