Steve Fish­er is a stu­dent at the UC Berke­ley Grad­u­ate School of Jour­nal­ism with a focus on immi­gra­tion, and envi­ron­men­tal issues. His work has appeared in the Nation­al Geo­graph­ic Online Dai­ly News, SF Pub­lic Press, and World Rivers Review, among oth­er outlets.
Will a Small Alaskan Town Be Forced To Trade Its Ecosystem for Mining Jobs?
The discovery of rare earth elements excites mining companies but worries locals.