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Agency to consider listing for lake seals

...kicking off a status review of the seals that live in Iliamna Lake 200 miles southwest of Anchorage.The animals are the...Cruz, Calif., where she's attending meetings.Iliamna Lake is Alaska's largest and deepest lake. It's about...
Northern Dynasty vows to press on at Pebble Mine

...annual conference in Anchorage Nov. 21.Pebble is about 200 miles southwest of Anchorage and about 18 miles north of Iliamna Lake.Thiessen said work is now underway to finish applications for federal and state government permits and those are about...
Group petitions to protect Alaska lake seals

...endangered species protection for harbor seals that live in Iliamna Lake about 200 miles southwest of Anchorage. The Pebble...salmon would directly impact the seals," Lippman said.Iliamna Lake at about 75 miles long and 22 miles wide is Alaska's...
Group petitions to protect Alaska lake seals

...Monday petitioned to list 250 to 350 seals that live in Iliamna Lake 200 miles southwest of Anchorage.The group says the...petition says the road would run near the north shore of Iliamna Lake where seals hunt for fish
Two races are still too close to call

...Southwest Alaska race, in District 37, seems to pivot on the controversy over the Pebble copper and gold prospect near Iliamna Lake. Many residents fear that the proposed mine, which would be built near salmon-spawning streams, will ruin part...
Sen. Stevens tries to stall gold mine

...copper development. Stevens, R-Alaska, said he has asked federal agencies to take a close look at the project near Iliamna Lake that's proposed by Canadian mining company Northern Dynasty. The company said Pebble is the largest North American...
Nondalton man charged with attempted murder

...charged with weapons misconduct. He also was jailed at the Bristol Bay Borough Detention Facility. Nondalton is a village of 186 on the west shore of Six Mile Lake, between Lake Clark and Iliamna Lake about 190 miles southwest of Anchorage.
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Crash rescuers battle perilous conditions

...Master Sgt. Jon Davis, who was on the rescue mission. The airplane, owned by the Alaska Sportsman's Lodge near Iliamna Lake, crashed into the coastal marsh at the mouth of the Swikshak River in the park. Alaska State Troopers reported that...
State board creates fish refuge panel

...potential harm from mining. Northern Dynasty, which hopes to develop the gold, copper and molybdenum deposit near Iliamna Lake, opposed the proposal, claiming it was a thinly veiled attempt to stop the mine. Northern Dynasty also told the board...
Four people die in floatplane crash in Chigmit Mountains

...deHavilland Beaver, operated by Big Foot Air, was reported overdue Friday on a flight from Lake Hood in Anchorage to Iliamna Lake, where the three passengers planned to fish. The National Guard helicopter that landed at the crash site Sunday found...


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