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United Tribal Transboundary Mining Work Group 'outraged,' insulted by Red Chris opening in Stikine watershed

...large-scale mine in this watershed, only costs. Yet, we've not been consulted whatsoever by Imperial Metals or by the B.C. government on this mine," they wrote. "We again call on the State of Alaska, on our congressional delegation and on the...
Mount Polley report: Two dams expected to fail every 10 years

...regardless of the enormous risks to Alaska's downstream communities, fisheries and tourism. Today's news that the B.C. government allowed Red Chris to begin operating before the ink was even dry on the Mount Polley report, and without even the...
KSM part III: 'A perfect storm' for mining push?

...Environmental Affairs, declined to answer questions about the amount of the bond, referring the question to the B.C. government."That is their decision. That is not ours," he said.Murphy said the operating cost to treat tainted water...
B.C. government, First Nations discuss using Native place names

...beside them as a co-naming initiative," Attorney General Geoff Plant. Members of the First Nations Summit and the B.C. government signed a protocol agreement in September to try to keep the government and First Nations discussing issues to improve...
Alaska may get more say in mine

...more heavily involved in future land-use planning issues in British Columbia, under a proposal put forward by the B.C. government last week. But the proposal doesn't call for any change in the schedule for reopening the Tulsequah Chief multi-metal...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...a proposal put forward by the B.C. government last week. But the proposal...a proposal put forward by the B.C. government last week. Alaska may get more...a proposal put forward by the B.C. government last week. Home>Archives...
B.C. announces limits on fish farms

...protect Alaska's wild salmon. After a four-year moratorium and review of the lucrative fish-farm business, the B.C. government capped the number of farms at the current level of 121. The province will allow 10 new operations to open - five...
B.C. mine wins OK

...from the old mine site, the B.C. government said. The mine still needs additional...fisheries and wildlife, the B.C. government said. The government said it...Atlin area for the future, the B.C. government said, but developing the plan...
Cost/benefit on the Taku

...decided that the benefits to its own business interests outweigh the associated costs to their company. Apparently the B.C. government has undertaken a similar cost/benefit analysis, although it is reported that many interests and individuals within...
Judge: B.C. mine permit broke law

...first heard the news,'' said John Ward, spokesman for the Taku River Tlingit First Nation in Atlin. ``The B.C. government can no longer carry on business as usual. ... I think government and industry have never taken the Taku River...


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