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My Turn: Transboundary impacts on Southeast fishing

...the Tulsequah River just upstream of its confluence with the Taku River. The Taku is Southeast Alaska's biggest salmon producer. ? The proposed Galore Creek mine, located on Galore Creek, which flows into the Scud River, a salmon-producing...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-02/my-turn-transboundary-impacts-southea
Opinion
My turn: Taku's role as a resource for Southeast depends on Canadian stewardship

As Southeast Alaska's top salmon producer, the transboundary Taku River is a vital economic, cultural and recreational resource. However, since the large majority of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080910/opi_692707499.shtml
Opinion
Fishermen, tour operators press Congress to protect Tongass salmon, trout watersheds

...passed in the Tongass in more than 20 years," Clark said. "It's time for people to realize the Tongass is a huge salmon producer and yet much of the best land is not managed for fish first."Clark noted Southeast led all other regions of Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-03-22/fishermen-tour-operators-press-congr
Outdoors
Salmon runs more important than mine

The Taku River is one of the most important watersheds in Southeast Alaska. It is often the largest salmon producer in the region with as many as two million salmon returning annually. As a young commercial salmon fisherman, I am worried that...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040907/let_20070409003.shtml
Opinion
Stick up for fisheries

...the Taku's healthy salmon fishery. One of the main reasons why the Taku is usually Southeast Alaska's largest salmon producer is its nearly pristine spawning and rearing habitat, including Flannigan Slough and Shazah Slough. I am shocked...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091404/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion
Judge: B.C. mine permit broke law

...decision has the potential to smooth the way for a bilateral planning process for the Taku River watershed, a major salmon producer for Southeast Alaska. Alaska and U.S. officials have urged their Canadian counterparts to agree to such a process...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062900/Loc_tulsequah.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...decision has the potential to smooth the way for a bilateral planning process for the Taku River watershed, a major salmon producer for Southeast Alaska. Alaska and U.S. officials have urged their Canadian counterparts to agree to such a process...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062900/Loc_tulsequah.shtml
House bill would create task force for new roads

...by road to the Alaska Highway. The sticking point for her is the road would be built near the Taku River - a major salmon producer in Canada and Alaska. Kerttula said she was approached by local fishermen who were concerned building a road there...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021501/Loc_HouseRoads.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...by road to the Alaska Highway. The sticking point for her is the road would be built near the Taku River - a major salmon producer in Canada and Alaska. Kerttula said she was approached by local fishermen who were concerned building a road there...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021501/Loc_HouseRoads.shtml
Alaska may get more say in mine

...experts from the two countries discussed water quality issues and fish habitat in the Taku River watershed, a major salmon producer for Southeast Alaska. ``We have very substantive concerns, and we were able to get those points across clearly...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061900/Loc_mine.html
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