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Draft EIS nearly ready for Donlin, in the works for Chuitna

...largest known, undeveloped gold resources, and we're right on a paved, all-weather highway," said ITH President Tom Irwin.Irwin is a mining veteran who led the development of the Fort Knox mine, and who is also a former state Natural Resources...
Kenai Peninsula Trout Unlimited & Sportsman's Warehouse host fly tying session

...with Sportsmen's Warehouse fishing department manager Tom Irwin. "I'm a beginner but Lee is the real instructor here...Sportsmen's Warehouse in Soldotna and fishing department manager Tom Irwin was personally on hand for the event, "We have everything...
Navigability decision made: DNR submits determination; Seward flood summit planned

...Ogan and Wyn Menefee, chief of operations with the mining, land and water division, will attend, but commissioner Tom Irwin and Gov. Sean Parnell turned down invitations. Carey said the summit should allow Seward to move flood discussions forward...
State offers 'Mining 101'

...13, with the first of three statewide November workshops. The reason for the workshops, ordered by DNR Commissioner Tom Irwin, was to provide information on how state and federal agencies evaluate mine projects in Alaska before permitting them...
River overcrowding tops KRSMA's to-do list

...under the jurisdiction of the Army Corps of Engineers. "I think the right answer is one plan and one manager and since Tom Irwin is not that manager, the next person up the line happens to be the governor," Hahn said, adding that he's wrote...
Reader expects more from Palin when it comes to mining

...issues notwithstanding, Gov. Palin and DNR Commissioner Tom Irwin should become personally more inquisitive about Pebble...We do not want Pebble to become the "Sarah Palin-Tom Irwin Open Pit Mine," which would corrupt the world's greatest...
Oil industry oversight money restored

...resources," she said. While the full committee did not take that action, Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Irwin met with Kelly and justified the increase that will fund four new positions. Initially, Irwin had considered asking...
Study: 10 years of gas in inlet: Economics of getting the product to market not yet addressed

...the possibility of blackouts this winter, did not attempt to determine how much gas remains in unexplored resources. Tom Irwin, the department commissioner, said as part of the release of the study, that about 20 percent of the reserves' original...
Draw your own conclusions on mine

...largely removed by Frank Murkowski and have not been reinstated by Sarah Palin, even though she has the ability to do so. Tom Irwin, who is the head of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, was formerly general manager of the Fort Knox gold mine...
Voters can clear confusion

...hand. Furthermore, if Alaska has a world-class system in place for natural resource use permitting (as Commissioner Tom Irwin stated last July in a media release), wouldn't stricter guidelines be appropriate regardless of the initiatives...


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