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My Turn: file unfair trade complaint against BC mines

...issues like the power subsidy and the building of new dams.If this lose-lose cycle of endangering our bountiful salmon rivers from both mining and hydroelectric development is going to be stopped, the mining industry in B.C. must be required...
The Zen Master of the Big Salmon River

...apprentice.This year, we decided to float the Big Salmon River, a 150-mile or so Yukon River tributary Bjorn old, abandoned suction dredge; past the Little Salmon River, where Nils caught and released almost half a dozen...
Tulsequah Chief Mine

...mine into one of Southeast Alaska's most important salmon rivers. I hope he is sincere in his intention to finally clean...threatens one of Southeast Alaska's most productive salmon rivers and could harm salmon marketing efforts based on the...
Northwest fire crews hope for a break in the weather

...expanded to 40 square miles. Nearly 600 firefighters were working to protect structures along U.S. Highway 95 and the Salmon River.___ ALASKAAdditional firefighting crews were expected to arrive Friday to help battle a wind-whipped wildfire...
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A taste of sustainability

...and activists. Naturally, food was involved.Salmon Beyond Borders, an organization that defends transboundary salmon rivers from mining effects, joined forces with the Rookery Cafe this week to welcome celebrity chefs from across the nation...
Fourth of July Happenings Chenara at ((907) 957 6544 GUSTAVUSGustavus' Fourth July events begin with a pie breakfast at 9 a.m. at Salmon River Park followed by all-day events. This year's parade is scheduled for 11 a.m. For more information, contact...
Smoke on the water decisions are made in collaboration with regional land managers."They are the Inklin River fire, the King Salmon River Basin fire, the Langhorse Mountain fire and the Red River fire, all lightning caused and none endangering structures...
On the Trails: Small pleasures add up

...huge clutches, up to twelve eggs in some cases, and they probably incubate in much the same way.A walk along the Salmon River brought us to lots of various shorebirds, swallows, and others. A flock of small sandpipers (known as "peeps...
To talk transboundary mining, Taku Tlingit put folks in the same boat

...sites upstream from Southeast watersheds.Rivers Without Borders' Chris Zimmer said the Taku is "the most productive salmon river in Southeast."Zimmer spoke about the Tulsequah Chief, a metal mine that closed in the late 1950s but continues to...
Home Runs: Alaska's leaders must walk their salmon talk

...really is.I have yet to meet an Alaskan who actually wants a dozen Canadian mega mines built in the headwaters of our salmon rivers. Their short-term economic benefit would flow only to Canada, while we in Southeast would absorb the near certainty...


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