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Misty Fjords tourism, floatplanes scrutinized

...tourists visiting Rudyerd Bay in Misty Fjords National Monument is under scrutiny...boat miles east of Ketchikan, Misty Fjords became a 2.3-million-acre...airplane noise or boat traffic in Misty Fjords. Eric Hummel, director of the...
British Columbia approves another gold mine upstream of Southeast Alaska is within the watershed of the Unuk River, which flows southwest from British Columbia and into the Misty Fjords National Monument. This watershed is one also shared with the proposed Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell mine. Environmental...
Have a Safe trip

...Juneau's Centennial Hall, pilot Howard Shepherd flew over Misty Fjords. "Costs a lot less than $6 a gallon for av-gas...aviation, Christine Klein. "My sister was in a crash in Misty Fjords in '83," said Klein, who is from Southeast. "So...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: One dead in flight-seeing plane crash 8/6/98

...a float plane crashed during a flightseeing trip in Misty Fjords National Monument, about 40 miles east of here. The...afternoon, midway between lower Ella Lake and saltwater in Misty Fjords, authorities said. The name of the fatality was being...
Letter to the editor: Pay attention to dangerous Canadian mines

...Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell (KSM) mine, at the headwaters of the Unuk River in British Columbia. The Unuk River flows into Misty Fjords National Monument just north of Ketchikan - an area where hundreds of commercial, sport and personal use fishermen...
Ketchikan students learn sea skills

...returning April 27.Collins said multi-day maritime trips were common in the 1980s, and he has taken students to Misty Fjords National Monument, but this was the first to Petersburg.It was the first multi-day trip for Landwehr as well...
Public comment period opens for KSM mine

...Unuk and Nass rivers, 19 miles from the Alaska border. The Unuk, which begins in Canada and flows into Alaska's Misty Fjords National Monument, supports all five species of salmon, as well as eulachon. The Nass is British Columbia's third...
Finding a way to thrive die within the year - Cadle considers herself to be healthy overall. Recently she took a nine-day kayak trip in Misty Fjords National Park."I went from someone who was told I shouldn't hike or kayak or fly without special equipment because...
Empire Editorial: KSM: Leaving Alaskans with all risk, zero benefit

...Chinook salmon runs. It is also an important subsistence fishery for eulachon. Ultimately, the watershed drains into Misty Fjords National Monument, which draws scores of tourists annually.The developer, Seabridge Gold Inc. plans to store and...
KSM Pt. 2: A river runs through it, and that's the problem

...Water treatment facilities filtering water from the mine site and into the Unuk River, which flows into Alaska's Misty Fjords National Monument, may need to operate 200 years or more to prevent acid from draining into Southeast Alaska waters...


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