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Mine workers watch brown bear kill another

...afternoon through the heart of Greens Creek mining operations 20 miles south of Juneau on northern Admiralty Island. Bill Oelklaus, environmental manager for the Greens Creek Mining Co., said the bears made two passes through a work area adjacent...

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Grizzly mom and cubs getting on Greens Creek miners' nerves

...three cubs have been too close for comfort at the mine's Hawk Inlet Facility. ``We have bears all over,'' said Bill Oelklaus, environmental manager for Greens Creek. ``The wild spring foliage has been slow this year, and we have some lush...

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Mine moves up in national toxic release rankings

...released Tuesday. "All of these metals are naturally occurring and we are moving them from one place to another," said Bill Oelklaus, an environmental manager for the mine. Greens Creek was ranked seventh for toxic releases in last year's EPA Toxic...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...three cubs have been too close for comfort at the mine's Hawk Inlet Facility. ``We have bears all over,'' said Bill Oelklaus, environmental manager for Greens Creek. ``The wild spring foliage has been slow this year, and we have some lush...

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City approves speedier mine-permit process

...environmental review process and minimizes impact on the city staff of having to do the same thing over again," said Bill Oelklaus, Greens Creek environmental manager. Greens Creek mines silver, zinc, gold and lead on Admiralty Island, but within...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061003/loc_minepermits.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...room for 22 years' worth of tailings if the mine continues at its current pace. Greens Creek environmental manager Bill Oelklaus said the company now must draft changes to its general plan of operations to the Forest Service. The mine already...

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Greens Creek environmental impact report due next month

...additive is necessary to keep metals from leaching into the ground and the water. Greens Creek Environmental Manager Bill Oelklaus said that after the Forest Service issues its record of decision, the mine will have to amend its general plan of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101603/loc_mine.shtml
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Two firms in Southeast pay sizable environmental fines

...the northwest corner of Admiralty Island that does not support salmon, said Greens Creek Mine environmental manager Bill Oelklaus. Greens Creek personnel tracked the resulting diesel sheen on the creek's surface for about a half-mile downstream...

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Groups dispute Greens Creek Mine bond

...environmental group's appeal request claims at least $3.2 million more is needed to protect the bond from inflation. Bill Oelklaus, environmental manager for the Kennecott Greens Creek Mining Co., said the state-mandated $24.4 million bond...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...direct sunlight from October through February, said Bill Oelklaus, environmental manager for the mine. Through the entrance...almost as fine as flour, said environmental manager Bill Oelklaus. Tailings are compacted with giant rollers so they...

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