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Friday, 23 January 2015 23:55

Bad River (Tribal) Perspective on Mining

Mike Wiggins Jr, Chairman of the Bad River Tribe of Lake Superior Ojibwe, explains the issues surrounding mining in the Penokee Mountains of WI, 6 miles upstream from the reservation. Even thought mining legislation was narrowly defeated a few months prior, new legislation allowing mining is being considered. Wiggins offers several different perspectives on this issue. Watch all 4 video clips: science, water, tourism, and tribal perspectives.

 

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