A recent Great Falls Tribune article, on the public hearing process for the Smith River mine, looks into the major concerns and issues the over 9,000 comments were focused on.
We are proud and wowed by the hundreds of Montanans who braved the weather to attend four public hearings and voice concerns about the mine being proposed in the headwaters of the iconic Smith River!
Read the recent op-ed summarizing the four public hearings by Executive Director of Montana Trout Unlimited, David Brooks.
Way to go clean water and river lovers. The last time an agency tallied that many public comments on a river issue in Montana, it led to the removal of the Milltown Dam. Protecting the Smith is every bit as important. This fight isn’t over. Stay tuned.
Join us and help save the Smith River.