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KSM part III: 'A perfect storm' for mining push?

...acid into the Tulsequah River, which flows into the Taku River, since its closure. There was a brief attempt at cleanup before the then-owner went broke. The Taku River Tlingit, a B.C. First Nation, sued at the end of last...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-11/ksm-part-iii-perfect-storm-mining-pu
Outdoors
KSM Pt. 2: A river runs through it, and that's the problem

...worries rising from mining in the Unuk, Stikine and Taku river watersheds with the governments of Canada and British...drainage into the Tulsequah River, which flows into the Taku River, since it closed in 1957. Though a recent study found...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-03/river-runs-through-it-and-thats-prob
Outdoors
My Turn: Alaska officials need to pay attention to BC mines

...Alaska's second-largest salmon producing river. Plans are in the works to reopen the Tulsequah Chief mine located in the Taku River watershed near Juneau. The Tulsequah Chief has been releasing acid mine drainage into the Taku since the mine closed in...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-13/my-turn-alaska-officials-need-pay-att
Opinion
My Turn: Transboundary impacts on Southeast fishing

...The reopening of the Tulsequah Chief mine, located on 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...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-02/my-turn-transboundary-impacts-southea
Opinion
Fireside Lecture: 'Mary Joyce: An Extraordinary Alaskan Woman'

...War I. Soon after their arrival, Hack purchased the Taku River hunting and fishing camp 40 miles northeast of Juneau...film, "Orphans of the North" (1940), shot in the Taku River region. Another film, "The Flying Saucer" (1950...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-02-27/fireside-lecture-mary-joyce-extraordinary
Art
Douglas MacPherson Blanchard

...took him to Nome, a winter on Attu Island, and over to Calcutta and Karachi. On his return, he worked summers on the Taku River for US Customs and Terrritory of Alaska, Fisheries. He spent winters in Juneau working various jobs such as construction...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169848471
How a beer becomes year-round

...now made available to taste buds outside the local market in the export series. Currently being shared Outside are the Taku River Red and the Sentinel Rye. Popular Rough Drafts might find their lives elongated with entry to the Pilot Series. Pilot...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-01-19/how-beer-becomes-year-round
Neighbors
The science behind the Taku winds

...rise higher than a certain level. When it "piles up," it spills through gaps in those mountains, flows along the Taku River until a curve perpendicular to the mountain ridge, until it's accumulated enough to rise over a gap in the mountains...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-01-17/science-behind-taku-winds
Outdoors
Report: Fish unaffected by Tulsequah Chief mine discharge

...the discharge does not affect the Taku River.Scientists from Palmer Environmental...located near the confluence of the Taku River in British Columbia about 40 miles...into the Tulsequah River, down the Taku River and into Southeast Alaska.The Taku...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-01-15/report-fish-unaffected-tulsequah-chief-
Local
Photos: Taking aim ... safely

Dozens of Juneau volunteers are teaching an Outdoor Skills course to 153 Floyd Dryden Middle School sixth graders this week. This year's program is receiving financial support from the Taku River Sportsmen's Association.

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-10-25/photos-taking-aim-safely
Outdoors

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