Resource Links


Dakota Rural Action:

Owe Aku Bring Back the Way & International Justice Project:

Powder River Basin Resource Council-Ranchers and Neighbors Protecting Our Water:

Defenders of the Black Hills: (no longer in operation, but Website has some great information)


Powertech (USA), Inc. – Environmental Permits

2013 – Powertech’s Large Scale Mine Permit Application Webpage:

Powertech’s Water Right Permit and Ground Water Discharge Permit Application Webpage:

U.S Nuclear Regulatory Commission – Generic Environmental Impact Statement for In-Situ Leach Uranium Milling/Mining:

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission – General Information on Federal Uranium Regulation:

South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources Information on Powertech Uranium’s Environmental Permit Applications:

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Information on Powertech Uranium’s Application :

State of Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality Underground Injection Control:

U.S. Bureau of Land Management Memorandum of Understanding with U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission on In Situ Mining:

Informational Links

Water Conservation Throughout the Home:

Clean Up the Mines:


WISE Uranium:

Clean Water Alliance: Summary of Southern Hills Geology

Uranium Watch:

Southwest Research and Information Center:

Indigenous Environmental Network:

Coloradoans Against Resource Destruction:

Western Mining Action Network:

New Mexico Environmental Law Center:

Earth Works:

Colorado Citizens Against Toxic Waste:

Owe Aku’s International Justice Project has put together this brief summary in an attempt to explain a bit about the state of and challenges to American water …

Post ’71 Uranium Workers Committee:

Nuclear Information and Resource Service:

Looking Back on our humble beginnings: Black Hills Alliance – Native and Non-natives allied against mining in the 1970’s – and succeeded stopping uranium mine from happening in the Black Hills: