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Judge clarifies order in Pebble Mine case

...mine, the Pebble Limited Partnership.The partnership sued earlier this year over an EPA study that concluded large-scale mining posed significant risk to salmon in Alaska's Bristol Bay region. The study provided the basis for the agency...
Legislators: Large-scale mining can be done right

...including the Senate president and House speaker - have told the owner of the proposed Pebble Mine that they believe large-scale mining "can be done right" in Alaska.In a letter to Ron Thiessen, president and CEO of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd...
My Turn: Transboundary mines a looming problem

...or no accountability."This status quo is not going to work for us. At the same time, we must recognize that large-scale mining in Canada is becoming a primary economic driver and cease-and-desist solutions will not work.What will also...
Beyond Pebble: Protect the entire watershed

...assessment of impacts of potential large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay drainages...certain or likely to occur if large-scale mining, including at metallic sulfide...assessment addresses all potential large-scale mining in the Kvichak and Nushagak...
Watchdog reviews EPA handling of Alaska mine study

...handling of a report on the potential effects of large-scale mining on a world-premier salmon fishery in Alaska's...prohibit development of the mine after concluding that large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay watershed posed significant risks...
Cantwell to Obama: Limit Bristol Bay mining

...action to restrict or prohibit the development of large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay watershed.In a letter sent...Agency released a report last week concluding that large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay watershed poses significant risks...
Treadwell certifies proposed initiative on mining

...initiative that would require legislative approval for large-scale mining activity in the Bristol Bay region.Supporters...plan would simply apply these provisions to any large-scale mining activity.A bill similar to the proposed initiative...
EPA's final assessment of Bristol Bay mining expected this year

...this year on the impacts of large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay region...possible of what the impacts of large scale mining could be on the salmon...survey the risks and impacts of large-scale mining on the world-class natural...
Empire Editorial: Vote yes on 3, no on 4

...potential to harm future projects that are not Pebble Mine.Ballot Measure 4, if approved by voters, would require large-scale mining projects within the Bristol Bay Fisheries Reserve to first be approved by the Alaska Legislature in law.The Empire...
Around town for Friday, Oct. 24

...geophysicist Dr. David Chambers, fish ecologist Sarah O'Neal, and fellow Alaskans for an evening that will focus on large-scale mining projects in British Columbia and the potential impacts to Southeast Alaska commercial, sport, traditional and...


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