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Canadians, Americans, call for safer tailings storage in BC

...and that the expert panel specifically recommends against," said Chris Zimmer, Alaska Campaign Director of Rivers Without Borders. "The panel called Mount Polley a 'loaded gun' and B.C. is loading the chamber at Red Chris."Southeast...
Chieftain plans Taku River barge

...concluded in 2011 that none of the barging options were practical," Chris Zimmer, Alaska Campaign Director of Rivers Without Borders, said in a press release. "The threat of salmon habitat damage from groundings and accidents, as well as spills...
Off the Beaten Path: Notes from the transboundary have any say over how these mining projects are developed. Chris Zimmer, the Alaska Campaign Director for Rivers Without Borders, described the British Columbia industrial boom as a "freight train pointed at Southeast Alaska. The question...
Empire Editorial: Mount Polley breach a thunderous warning

...The Last Frontier - home to key salmon and other habitats - is under threat of potential devastation today.As Rivers Without Borders puts it, "at the headwaters of a tributary of the Unuk River, just upstream from Misty Fiords National Monument...
Sens Begich, Murkowski call for action on transboundary mines

...Alaskans can provide public comment on proposed BC mines, said Chris Zimmer, Alaska Campaign Director for Rivers without Borders. But, he added, the Canadian government has no obligation to listen to Alaskan concerns.Zimmer said that...
State amplifies response to KSM mine has completed a comprehensive review, and is now being asked to initiate a panel review," he said.Rivers Without Borders Alaska Campaign Director Chris Zimmer said he found the letters encouraging."It is encouraging to see the State...
Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

...another signee on the letter. Representatives from Seabridge attended the mining meeting, as did Chris Zimmer, of Rivers without Borders.Brent Murphy, Seabridge Gold Vice President of Environmental Affairs, said the meeting went well."We heard...
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KSM Pt. 2: A river runs through it, and that's the problem

...unnoticed," Koch said.Rivers Without Borders calls the project a "giant...In its public comments, Rivers Without Borders cited mining engineer Dave...involved in the project.Rivers Without Borders cited a different study...
Groups: BC's proposed KSM Mine 'looming train wreck' for Southeast

...however, with the EAO itself. Rivers Without Borders Alaska Campaign Director...The meeting was hosted by Rivers Without Borders and Trout Unlimited.? Contact...transboundary-issues.Rivers Without Borders: http://riverswithoutborders...
KSM part III: 'A perfect storm' for mining push?

...will power mines and some nearby communities.Rivers Without Borders interprets that purpose differently: "Proponents...enough. Chris Zimmer, Alaska campaign director for Rivers Without Borders, called it "appallingly cursory."They also...


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