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My turn: Coeur should move forward with permitting legal mine

...a scenario that he suggests could be used as an alternative method allowing Coeur to use Lower Slate Lake as a tailings disposal site. Recently Coeur spokesperson Rich Richins has mentioned that Coeur is also looking at an alternative, presumably...
SEACC urges cooperation on mine

...a legal and environmentally sound way. "The Sierra Club will oppose any attempt to use Lower Slate Lake as a tailings disposal site," he said. Assembly member Merrill Sanford said there are 15 to 20 old mine sites in the area that produced...
Coeur Alaska should work with SEACC

...situation. Sound off on the important issues at SEACC's suggestion that Coeur can reduce delay by using the tailings disposal site that was reviewed in the 2004 supplemental environmental impact statement and approved by state and federal agencies...
A cause for shame

...first few years, even if they hold mill production down to 2,000 tons per day, Kensington will need a new tailings disposal site. I quizzed Tim Arnold and Luke Russell of Coeur very pointedly on this subject last summer, and they absolutely...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Greens Creek tailings and waste rock go back into the mine to fill in old tunnels. The rest is trucked to the tailings disposal site. The site was initially selected in 1983 because it is relatively flat, big enough for the tailings and would...
Gov. Sarah Palin should uphold law

...Alaska's proposed use of Lower Slate Lake as a tailings disposal site, Governor Palin should uphold the law and the...especially true when the use of the lake for a tailings disposal site is not in any way necessary, and an environmentally...
VoxBox » Blog Archive » Do you support Coeur Alaska?s new paste tailings plan for the Kensington

...t unring the bell on mill location and the resulting Berners Bay impacts. What we can do is ensure that the tailings disposal site they come up with has sufficient capacity and is properly designed to handle Kensington?s needs over a longer...
My turn: SEACC: Enough is enough

...was dependent upon the method of tailings disposal. In other words, if Lower Slate Lake could not be used as a tailings disposal site, then Cascade Point could not be used to transport miners. It didn't make sense then and it doesn't now...
Key Kensington permit issue decided wholly owned by Idaho-based Coeur d'Alene Mines Corp. The mine submitted a plan of operations for a new tailings disposal site on Comet Beach, facing Lynn Canal, in January. Tailings are the waste left over after metal has been removed...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: They all work in a yellow submarine 6/29/98

...Delta submarine. Shirley was on the bottom of Taku Inlet south of Juneau when the area was being considered as a tailings disposal site for the Alaska Juneau gold mine several years ago. He also studied the impact of tons of sunken bark and wood...


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