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Black cloud looms over setnet site

Fishing a shore fishery setnet lease since 1981, Terry Jorgensen has seen years when his nets hauled in 92,000 pounds of salmon. In leaner years, such as the last two when sockeye closures...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/050707/news_0507new001.shtml
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Group seeks salmon stream protection to stop PacRim

...Chuitna Coal Mine on the west side of Cook Inlet is hoping to find support from state lawmakers to stop the project. Terry Jorgensen, a spokesperson for the Chuitna Citizens Coalition and a commercial setnet fisherman in Beluga, said the grassroots...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040210/new_598295450.shtml
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Off limits?

...then set ourselves up for more mercury in our fish when old Asian power plants burn this coal?? said setnet fisher Terry Jorgensen. A recent Freedom of Information Act request showed there have been regular meetings, teleconferences and document...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/061707/news_0617new001.shtml
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Mining change may affect fish

...and dump billions of gallons of mine wastes into our fisheries each year," said commercial set-net fisherman Terry Jorgensen, a spokesman for the Chuitna Citizens NO-COALition. "Our Alaskan businesses and livelihoods are directly threatened...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/121508/new_276046633.shtml
Ladd Landing lease should be reconsidered

...assess the long-term economic losses to our commercial fisheries before moving ahead with any plans to lease Ladd Landing to an Outside coal corporation. I want my kids to be able to fish in Cook Inlet like I have. Terry Jorgensen Chugiak

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/121708/let_368641355.shtml
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