?

AP® Environmental Science

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Difficult

Effect of Pebble Mine on Fish Species

APES-VKF2FL

Pebble Mine is a proposed project to mine a large deposit of gold, copper, and molybdenum in Bristol Bay, Alaska. There are a number of environmental concerns about this project, including the impact on one particular anadromous fish species.

Which of the following species is at GREATEST risk?

A

Alaskan pollock

B

Pacific halibut

C

Sockeye salmon

D

Snow crab

E

Pacific cod