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...stems from a 2008 settlement for alleged violations of the federal Clean Water Act. The agreement required Red Dog Mine operator Teck Resources Ltd., to build a pipeline or pay a fine.Effluent from the zinc and lead mine is deposited in the...
Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...the mine, Matthias said.The Red Dog Mine, in northwest Alaska, has a hefty fuel bill, too. Teck Alaska, the mine operator, uses about 20 million gallons of fuel per year that must all be shipped in by barge during the summer and then trucked...
Pebble study needs work, some say

...he said. "I am very concerned that the promises of today's mine developers may not carry forward to future mine operators." John Stednick, of Colorado State University, said the mining industry's treatment of water goes back to the...
Industry: Mining increases economic clout

...state and in Southcentral Alaska in particular, according to Wayne Hall, public affairs manager for Teck Alaska, the mine operator. For example, more than half of the workers at the Red Dog mine in Northwest Alaska live in Anchorage or the Matanuska-Susitna...
Appeals won't affect fish in Red Dog Creek

...withdrew parts of it, including the TDS limit. The mine operator, Teck Alaska Inc., has been discharging at levels...those are removed at Red Dog. Teck and Cominco, as the mine operator was formerly known (Teck and Cominco merged) made...
Environment must be monitored, but scare tactics wrong What others say

...where soil samples contain higher concentrations of lead and zinc. Most were apparently deposited there before the mine operators began hauling ore in sealed containers rather than open trucks. The National Park Service reported that some lead...


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