National Press ReleaseLocal Black Hills Press ReleaseDownload Press Releases. “America’s Most Endangered Rivers is a call to action to save the rivers our nation depends on for clean drinking water, a strong economy, and connection with each other and the natural world,” Bob Irvin, President and CEO of American Rivers. NATIONAL PRESS RELEASE: Washington, DC … Continue reading Rapid Creek Receives National Attention as One of America’s Most Endangered Rivers.
We have gathered some information on a proposed gold exploration project near Rockerville. It is called the Golden Meadows Placer Exploration Project, and the claim it's on is owned by Dan Hoff, Darcy Van Hout, and James Van Hout of Rapid City. All three of these claimants have had other claims in the area. We … Continue reading FOREST SERVICE FAILS TO INSURE RECLAMATION OF GOLD OPERATIONS
May 15, 2020 - Black Hills Clean Water Alliance has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Forest Service for withholding information that was requested under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) in December 2018. The information that was requested is a variety of documents and communications regarding gold-related activities … Continue reading Lawsuit filed under FOIA
We Are Still Here -- And...we are still protecting Rapid Creek and Water in the Black Hills Region! On Tuesday, April 14, at 4:45 pm, we will be holding banners encouraging people to protect Rapid Creek and Lake Pactola. We will be at the corner of 5th Street and Omaha Street. We will be social … Continue reading Still here…and protecting
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and CDC encouraging Social Distancing this event was postponed. However, we need to honor WATER everyday of the year wherever you may be.