Shakey Sentinels Spring Stream Monitoring
Friday, 31 May, Noon-4:00 pm
Saturday, 1 June, 9:00 am-2:00 pm
(Sat. Lunch provided by Front 40!)
Come both days or come for one!
Stay all day or for as long as you can!
We hope to see all of our devoted core of volunteers as well as many new faces!
Base camp is at Hacienda Boerner,
N9710 River Road (north of Shakey Lakes County Park)
*contact me if you need directions*
(If you have portable chairs, please bring them with you)
Please let me know if you will be joining us.
Speaking Truth to Power: Rio Tinto’s Annual Meeting
LONDON NEWS UPDATE: Alexandra Thebert, attending Rio Tinto’s Annual Shareholders Meeting as a dissident shareholder, voiced the community’s concerns regarding Eagle Mine. She reminded Rio Tinto’s shareholders of the mine’s fraudulent permitting, transportation problems, the removal of air filtration at the mine portal, uranium, and the continually growing opposition to Eagle Mine and growing support for protecting our community’s health and environment.
AUDIO: Listen to this MP3 audio recording of Alexandra Thebert speaking truth to power earlier today — yes, that’s heckling (!) you’ll hear while she speaks — followed by a rebuttal from Rio Tinto’s CEO Sam Walsh.
NEWS CLIPPING: A detailed account of Thebert’s journey to London was featured on the front page of The Mining Journal (4-15-2013):