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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...
Florida man to recreate homesteader experience on Latouche Island...

...such as stumps from a forest that was submerged below sea level and buried in prehistoric times. At the former copper mine site, the tailings remain, but most of the derelict buildings were demolished in the late 1970s and the property has been...
Pebble mine promoters have difficult task ahead

...Cook Inlet to the mine and the truck traffic transporting ore concentrate. "So instead of trucking concentrate from the mine site to the port site, we made the decision to transport it with a slurry pipeline," Heatwole said. "That came out of...
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...
Stevens covers host of issues get at it." Their recommendation, he said, is to mine it in numerous small projects rather than as one massive mine site. Talking about calls for listing several Alaska mammals as endangered, Stevens said flatly, "They're all fake...
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...


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