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Draft EIS nearly ready for Donlin, in the works for Chuitna

...definition.Another large mine project closer to Anchorage that is inching along in its regulatory approvals is the Chuitna coal project, on the west side of Cook Inlet. The mine is planned by PacRim Coal, the owner of coal leases on state-owned...
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...
DNR hears arguments for Chuitna water rights

...the process."Indeed, several representatives from oil, gas, and mining industries with no vested interest in the Chuitna Coal Project, including the Alaska Oil and Gas Association and the Alaska Miners Association, also voiced fear that granting...
Support for industry forum appreciated

...Jaylene Peterson-Nyrene, Mike Heatwole with the Pebble Partnership, Kurt Parkan with Donlin Gold, Dan Graham with the Chuitna Coal Project, Video updates from Senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan, Steve Butt with the Alaska LNG Project, Mike...
Water rights dispute generates thousands of comments

...the same region as part of its Chuitna Coal Project, a proposed surface mining...Beluga and Tyonek in response to the Chuitna Coal Project, which it has claimed...development, and has supported the Chuitna Coal project." The village of Tyonek...
Chuitna River should not be sacrificed for coal mine

...the "Kenai River of the West Side," is one of our state's beautiful resources that nurtures salmon. The proposed Chuitna coal strip mine would completely destroy the underlying water flow paths essential for overwinter survival of salmon eggs...
Chuitna documentary to premier February 3

Two developments in the ongoing controversy over the proposed Chuitna coal project are expected to happen soon after one another. In the first weeks of February, a decision will be announced from the...
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...
Voices of Alaska: More coal will harm our oceans

...rights as Alaskans to testify about our oceans.But coal's not just a threat to our oceans. In Upper Cook Inlet, the Chuitna coal strip mine would be the first project in Alaska history to mine down through 25 miles of salmon streams. This would...
HB 77 the administration's resource grab

...corporate grab of Alaskan resources with the blessings of the Parnell administration. Think about how a streamlined DNR permitting process, without public participation, could affect the outcome of the Pebble Mine and Chuitna coal controverseys.


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