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Voices of the Peninsula: Alaska faces critical salmon habitat decision

...back the way it was before. There's never been a successful restoration of salmon habitat after the type of intensive strip mining envisioned for the Chuitna watershed. I have guided on Kenai River and surrounding waters for the past 24 years but my experiences...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-03-25/voices-of-the-peninsula-alaska-fa
Opinion
Deep-water port proposed for vessels in Arctic waters

ANCHORAGE - A historic Alaska gold-mining city could be the first place where the federal government invests in a deep-water port to serve vessels in Arctic waters.The...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-23/deep-water-port-proposed-for-vessels
News
Hope

...third weekend in July. The Hope and Sunrise Historical and Mining Museum (incorporating the name of Sunrise, another local prospector town that no longer exists) displays antique mining equipment and buildings, and offers lessons to visitors who...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/explore-the-kenai/places/2015-03-12/hope
Places

...though.Minecraft is a "sandbox" game. It's an open, virtual world with a lot of freedom. Users manipulate the world by mining and building, and mirroring the real world, what can be built can be pretty amazing.Osterhout learned about a modification...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/melissa-griffiths/2015-03-15
Lunch and Learn events at state Capitol raise questions

...some related to legislation, others not, in a casual setting. Topics this year have included drones, the economics of mining, quality teaching in Alaska and salmon. Videos of the events are archived at the public affairs channel. In a one-month...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-13/lunch-and-learn-events-at-state-capi
News

...Canoe Area Wilderness from copper-nickel mining. Amy and Dave Freeman set out Aug. 24...to the threat they say copper-nickel mining poses to the Boundary Waters and to mark...proposed Twin Metals mine near Ely is. Mining supporters say the minerals can be mined...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-01-01-0
Community
In-stream flow reservation for Chuitna's Middle Creek open to comment

...of Middle Creek against a proposed coal mining operation by Delaware-based PacRim Coal...state of PacRim's application for its mining permit - was his reason for delaying the...Schade said that the validity of PacRim's mining permit (currently pending) would have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-26/in-stream-flow-reservation-for-chuit
News
Kenai Peninsula tourism evolves under pressure

...Executive Director Shanon Hamrick. Hamrick helps local operations market their services. Recently she has seen owners add gold mining or bear viewing as options in their daylong fishing trips, she said. "That was unheard of three years ago," Hamrick said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/trends/2015-02-23/kenai-peninsula-tourism-evolves-un
Trends
Submit your comment: Wild salmon or coal?

...and I hope that you will join me in asking Gov. Walker and DNR to protect water in streams for salmon and reject coal strip mining through salmon streams. Submit written comments by email (kimberly.sager@alaska.gov), fax (907?269?8904...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-26/submit-your-comment-wild-
Letters
Alaska's share of federal highway funding steady

...Gov. Bill Walker has put several big-ticket transportation projects on hold, including building a new road for the Ambler mining district.Walker's proposed capital budget for next year includes about $63 million to serve as a match for federal funds...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-23/alaskas-share-of-federal-highway-fun
News

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