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Off the Beaten Path: Notes from the transboundary

...on a tributary of the Taku River, since the mine closed down in 1957, despite repeated attempts to clean it up.David Chambers, president of the Center for Science in Public Participation, pointed out that acid mine drainage is toxic at one...
Around town for Friday, Oct. 24

...Hall.Canadian Mining: What's At Stake For Alaska? 6-8 p.m., at Centennial Hall. Join geophysicist Dr. David Chambers, fish ecologist Sarah O'Neal, and fellow Alaskans for an evening that will focus on large-scale mining projects...
My Turn: Transboundary mines a looming problem that catastrophic events have low probabilities of occurring but result in large negative consequences. As Dr. David Chambers presented at Friday's forum, no insurance company is willing underwrite these operations - not even Lloyds of London...
Alaska Digest

...Alaska, such as Pebble and Donlin Creek, the organization wants DNR officials to pay attention, executive director David Chambers said this week. "The findings in this report should push DNR to better calculate reclamation bonds to protect Alaska's...
My turn: Judge made correct determination about mine

...made only after careful consideration based on sound science and knowledge of the law. In his letter of Oct. 2nd, David Chambers is correct in saying that the government has never permitted a lake for disposal of mine waste since 1972. That is...
Coeur Alaska, SEACC reach out cautiously

...permit was abandoned by Coeur in favor of cheaper lake disposal. Wheeler, in his chamber presentation, said that David Chambers, SEACC's consultant, criticized the dry tailings facility in written comments in 1997. Chambers said more water...
No independent source

...reading Elizabeth Bluemink's article in the Jan. 22 edition, I was quite shocked to see her assessment of Dr. David Chambers as being an "independent scientist in Bozeman, Mont." Apparently there was no fact-checking at the Empire regarding...
Bankrupt mine company ordered to clean up acid

...River. It's 45 miles northeast of Juneau and just upstream of the Taku River and its rich fisheries. Geophysicist David Chambers, at the Center for Science in Public Participation, estimated from the 2003 flow data that the old mine was leaking...
Committee's answer to whether AJ Mine should reopen: It depends on the kind of mine

...sideboards." He said if some concerns of the community can't be met, that at least there is a clear reason why. D. David Chambers, with the Center for Science in Public Participation, gave a presentation on responsible mining and how it applies...
Around Town

...seminar, 3:30 p.m., School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, Anderson Building, Room 221. Presenter is David Chambers. Details: 796-6441. Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St...


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