Ted Williams' blog

Things Are Looking Up for Bristol Bay and Down for Pebble Mine

The Vote Is In!
Late last night, the final ballot was tallied for the Bristol Bay, Lake and Peninsula Borough's "Save Our Salmon" Initiative. In a day long, hand counted process, the election results were recorded. With the majority of votes resulting in the passage of the initiative (280 for - 246 opposed), the vote was clear, Bristol Bay residents value their renewable salmon resource and the habitat on which they depend.