A Summary of the "Save our Salmon" Initiative (#2)
"An Act Protecting the Salmon of Bristol Bay by Prohibiting the Destruction or Degradation of Salmon Bearing Waters"
The purpose of this Act is to protect salmon habitat from destruction or degradation as a result of large scale mining activities in the Lake and Peninsula Borough
This Act would amend the Borough's development permitting code to prevent the development of any large-scale resource extraction activity (including mining activities) which would destroy or degrade salmon habitat.
If enacted, this Act will become effective immediately upon certification of the election results.