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Controversial KSM mine gets key permits

...especially as British Columbia continues to develop its mining potential."It would be nice if they (the Canadian federal government) would get engaged, and I think it's important that they do, but at the same time, we can't wait for...
Group: Approval of Northern Gateway pipeline not worth the risk

...Raincoast Conservation Foundation in response to the Canadian federal government's announcement this week rubber stamping the...addition, the report stated Enbridge and the Canadian federal government dismiss consequences to wild salmon based on...
Advocates: Tailings dam breach a warning for Alaska

...the tailings breach)," Lynch said. "That dam had approval, too, by both British Columbia and the (Canadian) federal government, and it failed... We don't want that to happen here. That's what this is about."? Juneau Empire...
Public comment period opens for KSM mine

Canadian officials this week announced the start of a new 30-day public comment period on the Canadian federal government's environmental assessment of the controversial Kerr Sulphurets Mitchell mine proposal. In their assessment...
KSM part III: 'A perfect storm' for mining push?

...different conclusions from the Canadian federal government on a project. Looking...southwest B.C., the Canadian federal government found several significant...EAO found only one. The Canadian federal government rejected the mine's application...
Juneau flashmobs support indigenous rights movement

...Keen handed out pamphlets written by Taiaiake Alfred and Tobold Rollo of Victoria, B.C., calling on the Canadian federal government to devolve powers to the First Nations and "acknowledge the systematic nature of Canada's colonial past...
EPA seeks more answers on mine

...legislators and activists have also forwarded new critiques of the proposed Tulsequah Chief multi-metal mine to the Canadian federal government, and two ministers from Canada's House of Commons said they plan to protest "ongoing, disgraceful and...
Cost/benefit on the Taku

...convinced the British Columbia government to support this undertaking. They are now seeking permits from the Canadian federal government in Ottawa. One can only assume that Redfern has done a cost/benefit analysis and has decided that the benefits...
Mounties to increase scrutiny on the border

...created after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on New York and the Pentagon. After the attacks, the Canadian federal government put more than a half-billion dollars into the RCMP to improve national security. After a winter of recruiting...
Haida Natives seek title to contested islands

...have hopes an agreement can be reached before Christmas on Haida involvement in forestry management, said Canadian federal government spokesman John Watson. ``We have been negotiating since April to come up with creative solutions on how...


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