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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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-10/judge-clarifies-order-pebble-mine-case
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-14/legislators-large-scale-mining-can-be-d
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-07/my-turn-transboundary-mines-looming-pro
Opinion
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...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-02-09/beyond-pebble-protect-entire-watershe
Opinion
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-07/watchdog-reviews-epa-handling-alaska-mi
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-24/cantwell-obama-limit-bristol-bay-mining
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-21/treadwell-certifies-proposed-initiative
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-02-06/epas-final-assessment-bristol-bay-minin
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-30/empire-editorial-vote-yes-3-no-4
Opinion
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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-24/today-oct-24
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