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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...
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...
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...
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...
My Turn: No guarantees with KSM mine

...quality and fish habitat. As a former commercial fisherman in Southeast Alaska and member of the group formed to protect Misty Fjords, I am familiar with how important these rivers are to Alaska. The track record of mining in B.C. and, now, the...
Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

...mine site is located in northwest B.C., Canada, it sits at the headwaters of the Unuk River, which flows into the Misty Fjords National Monument near Ketchikan. The river supports all five species of salmon, as well as hooligan.That's why...
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My Turn: Alaska officials need to pay attention to BC mines located about 50 miles northwest of Hyder. It sits in the Canadian headwaters the Unuk, upriver from Alaska's Misty Fjords National Monument. The KSM project calls for three large open pits, an underground mine and enormous dumps for billions...
My Turn: Transboundary impacts on Southeast fishing

...Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell (KSM) gold-copper mine located in the headwaters of the Unuk River which flows into Southeast Alaska's Misty Fjords National Monument. This mine plan calls for three large open pits, an underground mine, an enormous tailings dump...


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