NW voices urge lawmakers to protect U.S. waters from B.C. mining threats

Trip to Washington, DC with Methow Headwaters

By Jay Kehne, Sagelands Program Lead based in Omak I was honored to join the Methow Headwaters Campaign and several other local citizens on a recent trip to Washington, D.C. to show the broad local support for the Methow Headwaters Protection Act and an administrative mineral withdrawal by federal agencies, both of which would withdraw mining … Continued

Senator Murray’s Legislation Boosts Methow Headwaters Campaign

The following information is courtesy of the Methow Headwaters Campaign. To read the full statement from Senator Patty Murray, click here. A map of the proposed mineral withdrawal can be found here. Winthrop, Wash. — The Methow Headwaters Campaign said today that its efforts to protect the rural character and diverse economy of the Methow Valley has received … Continued