Mining

Madison Action for Mining Alternatives (MAMA)
Coalition supporting communities struggling against mining in Wisconsin. MAMA meets regularly – check the link for time and place.

Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice: wnpj.org/mining
Information on mining issues, legislation and action. Includes links on Penokee Mine, Frac Sand Mining, Sulfide Mining, Mining Economies, Native American Voices, and Mining Legislation with info to send to legislators.

Save the Water’s Edge: www.savethewatersedge.com
Information posted from a Tribal perspective. Includes detailed maps, history of mining and mining legislation, current/proposed actions.

Sierra Club – Wisconsin John Muir Chapter: wisconsin.sierraclub.org
Includes information on the impact of Tar Sands oil expansion and mining protection.

Wisconsin Resources Protection Council: www.wrpc.net
Facts and updates on mining legislation, lawsuits and action, including links to several well-researched briefing papers on mining processes produced jointly with Sierra Club.