Saturday, February 23    10:45 to 11:55     Columbia River Maritime Museum

“Keeping the Heat on Pebble Mine.” Fisherpoets John Copp and Bill Carter join CFBB’s Ben Blakey and Brett Veerhusen along with other panelists to discuss ways to oppose the proposed southwest Alaska mega-mine. In the Ford Room

Columbia River Maritime Museum

The Pebble Panel:
Andrew Hawley Northwest Environmental Defense Center, Lewis & Clark Law School
Dr. Scott Heppell Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University
Dr. Daniel Schindler Professor, UW Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Dr. Joe Uris Retired history professor, Portland State University, and KBOO talk show host
Bill Carter Author – Boom, Bust, Boom about copper mining and its risks
Benjamin Blakey Fishermen for Bristol Bay
Brett Veerhusen Fishermen for Bristol Bay