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More reasons to oppose Chuitna coal project

PacRim Coal, a Delaware corporation funded by two...but in the history of Alaska mining, PacRim Coal will set a dangerous precedent if given...forests that contain a rich biodiversity. PacRim Coal proposes to initially strip mine 11 miles...
Ladd lease voted down

...option to lease Ladd Landing between the borough and PacRim Coal, LLP. "I don't see a benefit in any more extensions...Co. in 1994. The option has since been assigned to PacRim Coal. Over the years, the option on the lease has been extended...
DNR ordered to rule on Chuitna applications

...surface coal mine in the Chuitna River drainage proposed by PacRim Coal LLC.An Oct. 17 Coalition press release regarding the...DNR has approved several temporary water use permits to PacRim Coal. The temporary use permits do not grant water rights...
Permitting bill hits bump in Senate

...reservation in 2009, appealed a decision by the Department of Natural Resources to grant a temporary water use permit to PacRim Coal.A judge in February found the coalition and PacRim had competing interests in the same body of water and that water...
PacRim shares plans

...hunting grounds and salmon streams, a spokesperson for PacRim Coal Corp. presented the company?s side of things to members...being studied by Agrium for North Kenai. At present, PacRim Coal has no contracts in hand, Stiles said. Phil Hermanek...
'Speak out' against Chuitna, and personal use dipnetting depends on Alaskans insisting the state protect all salmon rivers and streams.PacRim Coal's Chuitna Coal Mine will dig a 350-foot deep hole across 11 miles of Middle Creek, a salmon stream on the other...
PacRim has more work to do

...delay actual mining of the Beluga Coal Field for as long as five years, state and federal officials said this week. PacRim Coal LLP, owner of the Chuitna project, holds a lease on 20,571 acres of land northwest of Tyonek thought to contain...
An air of coal dust and dead fish

...Anchorage. To have the meeting in Kenai during the work week tells me that the DNR is trying to reduce the public input. PacRim coal must have more sway with the DNR over Alaskan resources than we who live here. I know they have a lot of money. This...
Off limits?

...feasible. In this particular case, DNR could designate the area unsuitable for the strip mine being planned by the PacRim Coal, because strip mining would irreparably damage aquifers, natural systems and aesthetic values. The Chuitna mine threatens...
Public needs to keep Chuitna Mine in mind

...fields across Cook Inlet, which happens to include wetlands, salmon streams, wildlife habitat and hunting grounds. PacRim Coal Corp. and DRven Corp., the firm managing the mine?s development for PacRim, say they will do everything necessary...


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