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Jet boats on Chilkat prompt complaint

Lynn Canal Conservation has filed a complaint with the Alaska Department of Natural Resources...approximately a month during July and August. The photos show what Lynn Canal Conservation said are "medium to large size wakes" in the no wake zone through...
Haines Highway project under revision

...would mostly keep the highway speed limit at 55 mph; several curves would have a lower advisory speed limit. Lynn Canal Conservation board member George Figdor said adjusting the speed limit on the road would be more reasonable than filling certain...
Seek trade-off for Kensington power

I believe that conservation organizations - such as Lynn Canal Conservation, Southeast Alaska Conservation Council and others who are presently challenging every effort to get the Kensington Mine permitted...
Green groups appeal tours

...conservation organizations have appealed a state decision that allows a company to expand tours at Glacier Point. Lynn Canal Conservation and Friends of Glacier Point filed their appeals on July 31. This is the second consecutive year that Friends...
Haines: Ruling sought on tours in Eagle preserve

...decide whether large, motorized commercial tours should be allowed in the Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. Lynn Canal Conservation and the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council claim the Department of Natural Resources violated the intent of...
Thanks to environmentalists for asserting rights

...of this because they seem to have a point, and I'm not a member of Southeast Alaska Conservation Council or Lynn Canal Conservation, nor an employee of Coeur Alaska. I can only comment from the outside of an absurd issue, but judging from...
Kensington Mine mediation bombs

...Three environmental groups - the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council, the Sierra Club and Haines-based Lynn Canal Conservation Council - are suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for permitting the gold mine owner to dump its rock tailings...
Groups contest gold mine permit

...retract its certification of a federal permit allowing Coeur Alaska to dump mine tailings in Lower Slate Lake. Lynn Canal Conservation and the Juneau chapter of the Sierra Club charge that the permit violates the U.S. Clean Water Act and a number...
SEACC asks court not to rehear Kensington case

...Friday not to rehear the case. Sound off on the important issues at The Southeast Alaska Conservation Council, Lynn Canal Conservation and Sierra Club filed the documents with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, saying they agreed with the...
State to intervene in lawsuit against mine permit

...permit for the Kensington Mine. On Sept. 13, the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council, the Sierra Club and the Lynn Canal Conservation filed a complaint in federal court to try to prevent Coeur Alaska from dumping rock waste from the gold mine into...


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