Update from Thacker Pass

Update from Thacker Pass

THACKER PASS UPDATE/REFLECTIONS by Will Falk This past week, we got through most of the remaining court deadlines (at least for the next few weeks) in the two Thacker Pass cases we’re involved in. The first case is the lawsuit we filed on behalf of the Reno-Sparks...
NCAI passes resolutions about Thacker Pass

Land of green sage and blueberry skies

Land of green sage and blueberry skies I have loved you in every season From blizzards to heat waves Watching your lizards in the sun sage-grouse dancing in your folds Pronghorn stepping gently across your skin Cougar tracks high on your mountainsides Newly hatched...
16 Months of Protect Thacker Pass

16 Months of Protect Thacker Pass

Tomorrow marks 16 months since I set up camp to Protect Thacker Pass with my friend Will Falk, the only man crazy enough to join me on a mile-high mountainside in the dead of winter to protect a wild and beautiful land from an open-pit lithium mine. Since then,...
The New Lithium Sacrifice Zones

The New Lithium Sacrifice Zones

It’s Not Just Thacker Pass. The Entire Region is on the Chopping Block. by Elisabeth Robson In their June 2021 Fact Sheet about the Thacker Pass Lithium Mine Project, Lithium Americas includes a two page document about biodiversity at Thacker Pass and claim they have...
Last Dance of the Sage Grouse

Last Dance of the Sage Grouse

by Travis London (Deep Green Arts) by Alex Eisenberg by Elisabeth Robson Thank you so much to everyone who submitted art and poetry for the Last Dance of the Sage Grouse. We were privileged to witness the sage grouse at their lek for the second time since we founded...