Black Hills National Forest seeking your input by July 9th.

The Black Hills National Forest is asking for our input for their planning exercise.  The resulting plan will guide what they do for the next 10 or so years, so it's important.  Deadline to respond is July 9 (BHNF Address below).  We want everyone to participate, talk about mining issues, and talk about whatever other issues they … Continue reading Black Hills National Forest seeking your input by July 9th.

5K Run/Walk For Clean Water!

Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021 Update at: https://bhcleanwateralliance.org/5k-for-clean-water/ JOIN US FOR A RUN OR A WALK ALONG RAPID CREEK (MNILUZAHAN) Full-color PDF or B/W Flyer.. WHY? Gold companies are exploring upstream from Rapid City in the Rapid Creek drainage in the central Black Hills. The Rapid Creek drainage includes Pe’ Sla, Rochford, Mystic, Deerfield, Silver City, … Continue reading 5K Run/Walk For Clean Water!

Call to Action: Contact the SD Water Management Board Today!

Email the South Dakota's Water Management Board today! Tell them NOT to Re-Start Powertech's uranium mining permit process. Powertech Uranium asked the State of South Dakota's Water Management Board (WMB) to give it three water permits for its proposed uranium mine in Custer and Fall River Counties. In 2013, the hearings on the permits started, … Continue reading Call to Action: Contact the SD Water Management Board Today!

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