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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...
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...
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...
My Turn: Regulation ensures water quality at mine site

...Occasionally, however, inaccurate statements are made about the project and it is important they be corrected. David Chambers, who is a resident of Bozeman, Mont., wrote a My Turn column (Dec. 2) about Kensington that contained numerous...
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...
Group says mines' reclamation bonds fall short

...development near Berners Bay and an approximate $10 million shortfall for the Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty Island. David Chambers, the Bozeman scientist, said Monday that hardrock mines have a financial incentive to "go cheaper" with their...
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...
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...
Is Kensington waste toxic?

...dissolved metals and the (acidity), they are all well in excess of water quality standards for water organisms," said David Chambers, an independent scientist in Bozeman, Mont., who analyzed the environmental impact studies for the mine. Kline...


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