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Lt. Governor outlines state stake in British Columbia issues

...development in the region and provide recommendations.During the trip, Mallott said he also flew over the Mount Polley mine site, where a tailings pond failed last year. He also met with mine officials.Having spent time with Mallott, Bennett...
In-stream flow reservation for Chuitna's Middle Creek open to comment

...said, "I can put it this way: this is a yes or no question. I cannot give the in-stream flow reservation in the mine-site area and also give a water right to PacRim." PacRim declined to comment for this article. Bob Shavelson, executive...
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...
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...


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