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Pebble study needs work, some say mine in an environmentally sensitive area near Iliamna Lake said Aug. 8 that the agency's draft watershed assessment...containing copper, gold and molybdenum at a site near Iliamna Lake southwest of Anchorage. The mine, still in a preliminary...
Northern Dynasty vows to press on at Pebble

...annual conference in Anchorage Nov. 21.Pebble is about 200 miles southwest of Anchorage and about 18 miles north of Iliamna Lake.Thiessen said work is now underway to finish applications for federal and state government permits and those are about...
Group petitions to list lake seals

...endangered species protection for harbor seals that live in Iliamna Lake about 200 miles southwest of Anchorage. The Pebble...salmon would directly impact the seals," Lippman said.Iliamna Lake at about 75 miles long and 22 miles wide is Alaska's...
Family owned Lake & Pen Air brings unique service to Kenai Municipal Airport

...fishers who charter planes to visit southwest Alaska lodges and camps or those perhaps seeking a sighting of the famous Iliamna Lake Monster known affectionately among locals as "Illie." Illie has been the subject of TV documentaries such as Animal...
Book Chronicles history of family, place

...Johnson, who at age 90 lives by himself in Homer, relates the hardships, joys and beauty of life in Alaska's Iliamna Lake region. Survival depended on successful hunts in the bitter cold of winter and boats brimming with fish during hectic...
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State releases draft of amended Bristol Bay land use plan

...habitat if they weren't already. This includes the Nushagak and Mulchatna river drainages and those flowing into Iliamna Lake. A Mineral Closing Order closes the designated area to mineral entry. Elwood Brehmer can be reached at elwood.brehmer...
Game refuge could impact Pebble

Sen. Gary Stevens said this week his bill to create a huge state game refuge around and to the north and west of Iliamna Lake and name it after former Gov. Jay Hammond was not meant to impede Northern Dynasty Mines? proposed Pebble Project...
Science bought, not revised

...and ask questions about the Pebble deposit, a large copper, gold and molybdenum discovery about 17 miles north of Iliamna Lake. Applying for permits the project will require is anticipated to begin by year's end. After learning the presentation...
Reader wants brown bear season open now

...puddle that will support a plane, they're wiping the moose out, just like they did our caribou across the inlet by Iliamna Lake. You can fly for three hours over there and not see a caribou. The terrain is all grown up to a mature (over mature...
Mine opponent tackles myths

...the myths about Pebble. Northern Dynasty has been exploring a rich deposit of copper, gold and molybdenum north of Iliamna Lake, and proposes to build a world-class mine. It has spent $50 million in environmental studies. In one slide...


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