The Scenic section of the National Wild and Scenic Chetco River that's subject to the Chetco River Protection Act.  The Act would withdraw 17 miles of the Scenic and Recreational sections of the river from the 1872 Mining Law

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Earthworks is dedicated to protecting communities and the environment from the adverse impacts of mineral and energy development while promoting sustainable solutions. Earthworks works for solutions that protect both the Earth’s resources and communities. They fulfill this mission by working with communities and grassroots groups to reform government policies, improve corporate practices, influence investment decisions, and encourage responsible materials sourcing and consumption. Earthworks uses science to expose the health, environmental, economic, social and cultural impacts of mining and energy extraction.