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Donlin Gold project has peninsula implications

The future of Donlin Gold's mining project was detailed in a presentation...Cook Inlet to the site. The Donlin Gold mining project is located in Alaska's Yukon...than 100 permits before construction and mining can begin. "In a dream world, I'd...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-20
News
Alaska, B.C. cooperate quietly on transboundary issues

Alaskans concerned with mining in transboundary watersheds often aren't...Alaska on northwest (British Columbia) mining projects and that's on us. We need...that comes in contact with the proposed mining operations will be retained by a proposed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-19/alaska-bc-cooperate-quietly-on-trans
News
An Outdoor View: Worms

Earlier this week, while mining the Internet for material to use in this column, I learned that earthworms are now considered an invasive species in Alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-11-13/an-outdoor-view-worms
Outdoors
Garden Club hears presentation on Alaskan pioneer Fannie Quigley

...Quigley and her husband settled beside their mining claim in 1906 in the Kantishna mining district, where she mined, gardened and homesteaded...documents she left with the Mormon Church, state mining claim records, old newspapers, and the direct...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-12-10/garden-club-hears-pres
Arts & Entertainment
Judge clarifies order in Pebble Mine case

...mine, the Pebble Limited Partnership.The partnership sued earlier this year over an EPA study that concluded large-scale mining posed significant risk to salmon in Alaska's Bristol Bay region. The study provided the basis for the agency to invoke a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-08/judge-clarifies-order-in-pebble-mine
News
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

...Aquaculture Association. This event is free and open to the public. Quigley was a pioneer mining woman who lived for 40 years in the remote Kantishna mining district, now at the end of Denali Park Road. She was famous for her enormous gardens grown...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2014-12-07/kenai-peninsula-college
Schools
What others say: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

...200 miles west from the Dalton Highway, providing access for mining companies to harvest copper, zinc, lead and silver on the...extraction doesn't provide substantive tax revenue for the state (mining provides tens of millions of dollars to state coffers, compared...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-09/what-others-say-a-dwindling-appet
Opinion
What others say: Beginning again

...development of which could improve communities' economics as far south as Ketchikan.Ketchikan and southern Southeast's mining also will contribute to the state's economic well-being. Plus, the state can cut its timber and actively endorse federal...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-10/what-others-say-beginning-again
Opinion
Voters approve ballot initiatives on marijuana, minimum wage, Bristol Bay mining

...Alaska voters have decided to restrict mining operations in the Bristol Bay region...approval for a large-scale metallic sulfide mining operation in the Bristol Bay region...the Legislature for any large-scale mining operation within the watershed of the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-05/voters-approve-ballot-initiatives-on
News
What others say: One step at a time on rare earth elements

...despite coming at a difficult time for the rare earth element mining sector.This past week, Ucore announced that it's requesting...Alaska, which stands to potentially benefit from a successful mining operation in this region.The road ahead might be long, but...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-10-20/what-others-say-one-step-at-a-tim
Opinion

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