“Learn about what makes the Boundary Waters a national treasure, the risks facing it from proposed sulfide-ore copper mining on the wilderness edge, and what you can do to help. In November 2015, this video won first place for Outstanding Environmental Video at the State Environmental Leaders Conference in Baltimore, Maryland.”

Learn more about the proposed mining near the Boundary Waters by reading our dispatches from Dave and Amy Freeman, the adventurers who are spending a year canoeing in the nation’s most popular wilderness area to raise awareness about its threats.