Resources on the Proposed Penokee Mine


NCTA Position:


Read the NCTA’s briefing and position on the proposed mine, which was adopted unanimously by the NCTA Executive Committee and unanimously by its Board of Directors.


NCTA Partners:


The Heritage Chapter hosted a presentation in September from the Bad River Watershed Association (BRWA).  Click below for their web site:






Senate Bill to Differ from version adopted by assembly


Gov. Walker applauds mining bill


Wis. Assembly passes contentious mining bill

Scientist Weighs in on Proposed Mine

Is it a Mining Bill or Not Part 1

Is it a Mining Bill or Not Part 2

Hundreds Speak at Hearing About Mining in Northern Wisconsin

Mining Proposition Taps Into Ancient River Ways


Upper Peninsula pits offer perspective on Wisconsin mine proposal

Op-Ed Column: Rushing mine permits puts water at risk

Poll says public doesn't support rollback on mining regulations

Walker tells Senate to get going on mining

Mining legislation faces tough issues

Mining stories from Wisconsin Public Radio