Obama withdraws Bristol Bay from offshore drilling

...president said in a video announcement that Bristol Bay and nearby waters, covering an area...consideration for petroleum leases. He called Bristol Bay one of the country's great the highest bidder," Obama said.Bristol Bay has supported Native Americans in...
My Turn: Bristol Bay salmon are in the spotlight, and rightly so a level not seen since 2000, with Bristol Bay comprising 98 percent of them. And...its extraordinary sockeye forecast for Bristol Bay's 2015 season. In it, the agency...million salmon will return to the rivers of Bristol Bay next summer. This has all occurred...
Sports on TV

COLLEGE FOOTBALL8:45 a.m., ESPN - College Football Playoff Selection Show, at Bristol, Conn.GOLF8 a.m., TGC - PGA Tour, Hero World Challenge, final round, at Windermere, Fla.9:30 a.m., NBC - PGA...
Questions raised about Bristol Bay mine initiative

...authorizing a large-scale mine in the Bristol Bay region if a ballot initiative passes...operation within the watershed of the Bristol Bay Fisheries Reserve. That authorization...size of the Pebble Mine in a place like Bristol Bay. The initiative is not aimed at exploratory...
Alaska Editorial: Judge puts brakes on the EPA assessment of mining impacts in the Bristol Bay watershed - is that the agency was...groups and EPA officials who state the Bristol Bay assessment is a scientific document...Pebble against the EPA challenging the Bristol Bay assessment as not ripe for consideration...
There's something about Juneau

...he's been taking pictures for close to 40 years. He worked in education for 30 years, retiring early as superintendent of Bristol Bay Borough School District six years ago in order to "devote all of my energies to photography." It was then he moved to...
Judge clarifies order in Pebble Mine case

...sued earlier this year over an EPA study that concluded large-scale mining posed significant risk to salmon in Alaska's Bristol Bay region. The study provided the basis for the agency to invoke a rarely used process under the Clean Water Act that mine...
My Turn: Ballot Measure 4 is bad policy and bad for business

...legislative approval for mining projects in Bristol Bay after securing well over 50 permit...has been carefully crafted to focus on Bristol Bay, but once the precedent is set...invested in new technologies to add value to Bristol Bay salmon, so they could fetch higher...
Federal government needs to protect Bristol Bay fishery

This week, fishermen in Bristol Bay and around Alaska have reason to...Protection Agency released its final Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment. While and a way of life that depend on Bristol Bay.As the assessment's science...
My Turn: Bristol Bay Salmon - Alaska's chance for an enduring resolution

...authority under the Clean Water Act to protect Bristol Bay salmon from the mining of the Pebble...acted at the request of Alaskan tribes, Bristol Bay Native Corporation, and an Alaska...enduring resolution for protection of Bristol Bay salmon.What is fundamentally at...


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