Press Releases

2017

July 27 – Oglala Lakota Receive Radiation Monitoring Training…Read more.

July 1 – Media Advisory: INTERMOUNTAIN WEST URANIUM SUMMIT Calls for participation in our First Cross-Border Anti-Nuclear Action! …Read more.


2016

NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION RULES IN FAVOR OF OGLALA SIOUX TRIBE AND LOCAL CITIZENS…Read more.

The federal government’s Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) today supported the Atomic Safety and Licensing Board’s (ASLB) 2015 decision in the case about the proposed Dewey-Burdock uranium mine in Fall River and Custer Counties by ruling that the process for identification and protection of cultural and historical resources was not done properly.

CHEYENNE RIVER STUDY SHOWS ELEVATED URANIUM IN ANGOSTURA RESERVOIR…Read More.

Recent research by two South Dakota School of Mines and Technology scientists and a scientist from California State University-Fresno confirmed what we have long suspected – that elevated uranium levels are present in Angostura Reservoir in the southern Black Hills. The study tested stream sediments along the Cheyenne River watershed from old abandoned uranium mines to Angostura Reservoir.  For the full CHEYENNE RIVER STUDY click here.

Clean Water Alliance, Dakota Rural Action and It’s All About the Water: NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION RULES IN FAVOR OF OGLALA SIOUX TRIBE AND LOCAL CITIZENS…Read more.

Dakota Rural Action and Clean Water Alliance: MAPPING PROJECT SHOWS URANIUM COMPANY CLAIMS AROUND BLACK HILLS…Read more.


2015

Dakota Rural Action and Clean Water Alliance: EXPERT: CONTAMINATION OF GROUND AND SURFACE WATER AT URANIUM MINE SITE TO BE EXPECTED, IF MINING OCCURS…Read more.

Dakota Rural Action: INFORMATION NIGHT REGARDING ISL URANIUM MINING IN CUSTER AND FALL RIVER COUNTIES…Read more.


2014

Clean Water Alliance: FEDERAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY ISSUES PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT ON URANIUM MINE CLEAN-UP…Read more.

Clean Water Alliance: NRC DOCUMENT ON PROPOSED URANIUM MINE IS DEFICIENT: STATE PROTECTION NEEDED…Read more.


2013

Dakota Rural Action: No Large Scale Mining Permit to be Issued to Powertech This Year…Read more.

Powertech Uranium Corp: Azarga Resources finances Powertech for permit process…Read more.

Dakota Rural Action – Rapid City Council Passes Resolution Expressing Grave Concern about Proposed Uranium Mining…Read more.