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“It is critical that we understand the broader impacts of extractive industries on surrounding environments, economies, and communities.”

“I am deeply committed to protecting invaluable public lands and wilderness areas. These resources belong to all Americans, yet the current administration is trying to open up many such areas to potentially harmful projects. My Administration will reverse that and preserve these lands for future generations.”

The Boundary Waters Action Fund posted our latest video by former Maryland Congressman, John Delaney. “As president, I will permanently protect the Boundary Waters, by banning sulfide-ore mining on public lands,” DeLaney said. Watch John Delaney's video here.

Bernie Sanders pledged support for protecting Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Wilderness from the threat of sulfide-ore copper mining.

Tom Steyer pledged support for protecting Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Wilderness from the threat of sulfide-ore copper mining.

Senator Elizabeth Warren was the first presidential candidate to pledge support for protecting the Boundary Waters from the threat of sulfide-ore copper mining! Check out Warren's video pledging support for protecting the Boundary Waters.