How Rapid Creek in the Black Hills links to Rapid City’s water supply

– and why we must protect it from destructive mining.

Featured on South Dakota Standard – Dr. Lilias Jarding writes:

Mniluzahan (Rapid Creek) is the source of Rapid City’s and Ellsworth Air Force Base’s water supply. It also supplies water for reservations, rural areas, and irrigation systems along its route to the Cheyenne River and eventually the Missouri River. Rapid Creek is critical to the ….

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