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Why is the DEQ Director at odds with the findings of their own water resources division?

August 17, 2018

Back Forty Project wetland permit is approved by the DEQ Director despite contrary findings by Michigan’s DEQ Water Resources Division (WRD) DEQ Director, C. Heidi Grether, in a June 4, 2018, letter of approval to Aquila Resources stated the following: “We have determined that the project as proposed could not… Read more

News Release August 2, 2018

August 3, 2018

NEWS RELEASE August 2, 2018 The filing of a Petition For Contested Case Hearing in the State of Michigan has been announced by Dale Burie, President of the Coalition to SAVE the Menominee River, Inc., challenging the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s decision to grant Aquila Resources a wetlands permit… Read more

Update on Fly Fishing Tour at Meyer Theater

April 10, 2018

The event was a huge success! Dale spoke for a few minutes during intermission and was very well received by supporters of opposition to the mine. We were invited to place our merchandise table at the entrance and had great visibility. The crowd was large at this event—probably 400-500 people—and… Read more

Bridge Walk & Ship Launch April 14, 2018

April 10, 2018

SATURDAY April 14, 2018 9:45 a.m. Gather at Stephenson Island, Marinette, WI Let’s create awareness of the threat to our beautiful Menominee River! Marinette Marine is launching their 21st ship, the Indianapolis, this Saturday at 11:00 a.m. A launch always draws people from all parts of the world, many of… Read more

Midwest Waters Angling Co. Bronzeback Cup

March 5, 2018

The first annual Bronzeback Cup Invitational Fly Tournament will be  POSTPONED until further notice. The event will be based out of the Chicago suburbs (more info to come). The entry fee per team is $375. This includes Tournament shirts, SWAG bags, a donation to the Coalition to SAVE the Menominee… Read more

Fly Fishing Film Tour: March 8

March 5, 2018

Fly Fishing’s most-attended annual event! The original and largest tour of its kind. Each show is a high-energy celebration! March 8, 2018 Fly Fishing Film Tour Meyer Theatre 117 South Washington Street Green Bay, Wisconsin 920-433-3333 General admission: $18 The Coalition to SAVE the Menominee River, Inc. will have a… Read more