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My Turn: B.C. mining minister gives false assurances

...elected.A recent Alaska Journal of Commerce article featured Bennett and Alaska Department of Natural Resources large mine coordinator Kyle Moselle praising what they claim is a strong, but quiet relationship. This closed-door relationship when...
Kensington to submit application for permits

...Comet Beach. The Comet site is a much better location for storing tailings than Lower Slate Lake, said Rob Cadmus, mine coordinator at the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council. The group, along with the Juneau Sierra Club and Lynn Canal Conservation...
Comment period to open for Taku hoverbarge

...hope the state of Alaska sets the bar very high for the company here," Zimmer said. Tom Crafford, acting large mine coordinator for the Department of Natural Resources, said the 30-day public comment period that begins Tuesday will end Jan...
Tulsequah Chief hoverbarge plans released

...River. Sound off on the important issues at "This is what we've been waiting for," said Tom Crafford, large mine coordinator for the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. The owners of the Canadian mine hope to begin mining copper, zinc...
Native groups, fishermen seek to stop Pebble Mine

...recreational areas or municipal water supplies. Tom Crafford, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources' large mine coordinator, said there have been mine projects in Alaska that have not survived the permitting process. However, once a mine...
Pebble Mine opponents score court victory

...constitutional analysis and public notice is provided. Tom Crafford, the Department of Natural Resources' large mine coordinator, said the state would have preferred to see the judge rule in its favor on every point but "this case is going...
Lawsuit: Pebble permits violate state law

...conducting our permitting process in a legal and appropriately protective manner," said Tom Crafford, an agency large-mine coordinator handling Pebble. Exploration activities at Pebble are having a serious impact on water and wildlife, Andrew said...
Bill would change mine patent rules

...acres in the Tongass that Southeast Alaskans use for fishing, hunting and trapping," said Kat Hall, a grassroots mine coordinator for the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council. Potentially hundreds of existing mining claims or historic patents...
Delta Junction gold mine likely to get approval

...The state's decision on the project will be released as an attachment to the draft EIS, said Ed Fogels, large-mine coordinator for the Department of Natural Resources. "We've pretty much picked the same road that Teck wants," Fogels said...
Kensington discovers new vein of gold

...the company said, with assays ranging from 0.144 ounces per ton to more than 1.29 ounces per ton. State Mine Coordinator Tom Crafford, with the Department of Natural Resources, said the numbers were a "pretty impressive" point from...


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