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Donlin Gold project has peninsula implications

...each year during operations. The site will have a mine-life of an estimated 29 years. He said that the open-pit mine site will be like a small city and contain a campsite for 600 people. Despite already being nearly 20 years in development...
Alaska, B.C. cooperate quietly on transboundary issues

...surface-underground mine typical of other porphyry mines in the region.KSM would have an initial mine life of 52 years.While the mine site is 22 miles upstream of the Canada-Alaska border near the Unuk River, the tailings management facility would be 18...
EPA releases final report on Pebble Mine

...which would pose risks similar to those highlighted in the report. The report also found that polluted water from the mine site could get into streams through runoff or uncollected leachate, even with the use of modern mining practices, raising...
EPA: Mining poses risks to Bristol Bay salmon

...protect Bristol Bay. He said no timeline for a response had been set.The report also found that polluted water from the mine site could get into streams through runoff or uncollected leachate, even with the use of modern mining practices. It noted...
What others say: Pullout may stall Pebble, but site remains alluring

...wealth ever discovered." But it has proved consistently controversial since its inception - no surprise, given that the mine site is difficult to reach and sits on and above streams that feed into the lucrative Bristol Bay fishery.The Pebble project's...

...11year old son Joey on the helicopter ride that was part of Dan's donation prize that included a trip to the Pebble Mine site for two. Joey is a 4 yr cancer survivor and is ecstatic about going on the trip. Joey was our 2012 Relay Survivor keynote...
British Columbia gives tentative approval to Tulsequah Chief Mine

...drainage now seeping from the old mine site, the B.C. government said...Act permit for effluent from the mine site from British Columbia's and silver mine at the old mine site. The company plans to invest nearly...
Reader expects more from Palin when it comes to mining

...simply files mining claims and then begins to determine whether the claims are productive. Regarding the proposed Pebble Mine site, the extensive exploration of its claims already may have devastated the clean waters of many surrounding streams and...
Public needs to keep Chuitna Mine in mind

...everything necessary to protect the environment as they mine an estimated 300 million tons of coal over 25 years. At the mine site itself, which is about 12 miles northwest of Tyonek, 500 to 700 acres at a time will be cleared and mined up to 350 feet...
Northern Dynasty skeptical of survey methods, results

...establish a game refuge in the watersheds making up the headwaters of Bristol Bay an area completely surrounding the proposed mine site. The refuge would be named after late Gov. Jay Hammond and is supported by his widow, Bella Hammond, and other family members, the...


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