News and Events
April 17th, 2014
Mike Clark, former executive director of the Greater Yellowstone Coalition, presented “Yellowstone is More Valuable than Gold: Lessons from the New World Mine Battle” at VCC recently. His talk was recorded so that people who were not able to attend the lecture can watch it. ...Read More
April 15th, 2014
We are giving the Northeastern Minnesotans for Wilderness website a new look and adding lots of new content....Read More
April 11th, 2014
Job Title: Sustainable Ely Education Center Intern Location: Ely, Minnesota Dates: May 15, 2014 – September 1, 2014 (Dates may be adjusted by mutual agreement) Benefits: Housing is provided for the duration of the internship and the intern will receive a $125/week stipend. Supervised By: Project Coordinator Description: Sustainable Ely is an educational and advocacy...Read More
April 3rd, 2014
Sulfide mining in Minnesota - The right choice? Worth it? Find out. Take action! Download the St. Catherine University Flier to learn more about the event. When: Monday, April 7, 7-9 PM Where: St. Catherine University Jeanne d’Arc Auditorium, Whitby Hall The event is free and open to the public. Free parking in O’Shaughnessy Event Parking Lot Refreshments provided Local...Read More
Urge President Obama, Congress, and Minnesota’s Governor Dayton to protect the Boundary Waters and oppose the massive Twin Metals Minnesota Mine.
The idea of wilderness needs no defense, it only needs defenders.
- Edward Abbey