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Kenai fisher poets host gathering

...find fishermen who will weigh in on fights like those brewing over the proposed Pebble Mine in Bristol Bay or the Chuitna coal mine in Cook Inlet. "The commercial fishermen that I know, even though they make their living harvesting salmon, they...
Central Peninsula speaks out against HB77

...individuals or non-government groups to muck up larger mining company permits, such as the Pebble Mine project and the Chuitna Coal Mine on the west side of Cook Inlet. Under current state law, private individuals, organizations, and government agencies...
Road building and mining two different things

In response to public concern about the impact to salmon of a possible Chuitna coal mine, Tyonek Native Corporation engineer John McClellan claimed that it was quite common to mine through a salmon stream and that salmon...
Chuitna could be boon for borough: Coal mine developers still have environmental challenges to address

Despite the controversies that pervade any discussion of PacRim's proposed Chuitna coal mine, the economic benefits of the project -- hypothetically ranging from job creation to increased tax revenue to lowered borough...
Coal-to-liquid project pitched

...about the project at a joint lunch on Wednesday. The project would take coal -- likely from either the proposed Chuitna coal mine or a Usibelli development -- and turn it into jet and other fuels using a proprietary process that McClellan said...
Kenai bonds up to voters

...barge transportation up and down the inlet, shore development and plans for a dock to be built to serve the proposed Chuitna coal mine near Tyonek. "The state's position is they're not a distinct species, the beluga population is increasing...
Mine risks forum slated

...and their effects on people and fish, with respect to the proposed Pebble gold-copper-molybdenum mine and the Chuitna coal mine projects. Each would impact Cook Inlet air and watersheds. Carol Ann Woody, who recently left a position with...
Around the Peninsula

...and Islands and Oceans Visitors Center in Homer. The topics will be the Pebble gold and copper prospect and the Chuitna coal mines and the extent of the impact they may have on the air and the effects on human health, as well as fish. The featured...
Meeting offered good insight

...informative meeting on Oct. 17 concerning mine toxins. The focus of the meeting was the effects that Pebble Mine and the Chuitna Coal Mines could likely have on this area and the surrounding people and wildlife. I thought it was great to see pro Pebble...
Wish list sent to Juneau

...spur line to Cook Inlet; Cook Inlet oil and gas exploration and enhanced oil recovery efforts; development of the Chuitna Coal Mine; research and safety funding for the Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council; and development of a statewide...


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