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District O candidates square off

...wanted to do and helped me advance to the next step. I won the fight but lost my job." As for the ballot initiative on Pebble Mine in Bristol Bay, both candidates agreed that certain steps need to be taken to protect the salmon habitat. Micciche...
Senator Murkowski looking out for Alaska

...and not retroactively. Regardless of how you feel about the potential Pebble Mine, it is hard to see how having the EPA condemn projects before a defending due process, not weighing in one way or the other on the Pebble Mine.
Tribes seek to intervene in Pebble lawsuit

...U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in a lawsuit challenging EPA's authority to potentially block the proposed Pebble Mine. United Tribes of Bristol Bay petitioned EPA in 2010 to look at the potential impacts the project could have on the...
Zappa mushing for Bristol Bay

...Osmar Racing has toured the lower 48, sponsored by Trout Unlimited, to spread awareness of the effects the proposed Pebble Mine could have on one of the largest salmon fisheries in the world. Zappa said half of the salmon in the United States...
Fishing groups upset with Murkowski over Pebble actions

...when EPA announced this year that it was initiating the process under the Clean Water Act in relation to the proposed Pebble Mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay region before the project had even moved into the permitting phase. That process is still...
Watchdog reviews EPA handling of Alaska mine study

...policies in developing its report, according to a memo from the office.The state of Alaska and the owner of the proposed Pebble Mine, Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., were among those who requested the inspector general investigate the EPA's preparation...
Voices of Alaska: Regulatory Fairness Act sets reasonable timeframe for EPA vetoes

...and commercial fisheries in our state. I understand and agree with many of the concerns raised about the potential Pebble mine. That's why I have reserved judgment on it ? and why I am committed to the full protection of the world-class...
Fly fishing humorist to host TU film fest

...Patterson persona with YouTube videos offering his "sage" advice on topics from fishing to how he would resolve the Pebble Mine issue. "It started as this fishing guide giving amazing advice with my unique humor and took off," Swartz said...
What others say: EPA goes too far on Pebble Mine

...what supporters of the proposed Pebble mine feared she would do: initiate...hasn't been the case. Whether the Pebble mine is good for Alaska isn't the...major roadblock in front of the Pebble mine at this early stage is it. - Fairbanks...
Reworked HB77 up for debate in Alaska Legislature on a river or mooring buoys - not coal leases, oil and gas or mineral leasing, or something like the proposed Pebble Mine. The department says it has the authority to use general permits now and is just trying to clarify that in the law...


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