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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...
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...
Juneau Empire Story Archive and food. The state previously had scheduled a meeting in two weeks in Washington, D.C., with the Canadian federal government about fish farming. Alaska will raise the issue of escapes, said Dave Gaudet of the Alaska Department of...
Fishermen eye looming mine deadline

...Resources all plan to comment to Canadian federal regulators on the project by Friday. Following that, the Canadian federal government will decide whether to certify the project, setting the stage for final permitting. "We want to make sure...
Canadian premiers throw support to pipeline

...returns to the state of Alaska," said House Resources Committee Co-Chairman Jay Ramras, R-Fairbanks. The Canadian federal government will make the call on whether EnBridge or TransCanada builds the pipeline through the Yukon, said van Dongen...
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...


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