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Juneau Raptor Center thanks Taku Fisheries for salmon

...Raptor Center is again very grateful to Taku Fisheries for this year's donation of fresh pink salmon. Taku Fisheries has donated salmon for our education...best possible nutrition.Thanks so much to Taku Fisheries!Dale Cotton,President, Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-08-23/juneau-raptor-center-thanks-taku-fi
Neighbors
Jack Chalmers Culbreath

...love for gardening and golf. He called this "The Land of Easy Living". During a visit in 1994 after an amazing day on the Taku River, Jean suffered a stoke and passed away at Bartlett Regional Hospital. In May of 2005 due to failing eyesight and the...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175459066
My Turn: A cautionary 'tail'

...in the British Columbia portions of the Taku, Stikine and Unuk River watersheds.We...billion-dollar per year Alaska salmon fishery in the Taku, Stikine and Unuk watersheds will be damaged...protection of the international waters of the Taku, Stikine and Unuk rivers, and reject...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-08-25/my-turn-cautionary-tail
Opinion
B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup

...defunct mine has been draining into the Taku River watershed for decades should be fixed...and fishermen, as well as touring the Taku River, going to see Greens Creek Mine...River and is not affecting fish in the Taku River, into which the Tulsequah flows...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-26/bc-mines-minister-talks-transboundary-m
State | Local
First Nation elders blockade Taku tributary mine exploration

...Nation blockaded a mining company's access to a tributary of the Taku River in early July - and after speaking with the protesters...Chad Day, flew to the Sheslay River Valley, a tributary of the Taku River, on July 7 and "confronted Doubleview Capital Corporation...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-03/first-nation-elders-blockade-taku-tribu
Local
Budget cuts show in ferry system's winter schedule

...significant one that is a primary ship is the Taku," explained ferry system and Alaska...Transportation spokesman Jeremy Woodrow. "The Taku has been scheduled for layup for the entire fiscal year."Thanks to the Taku's absence and other work cuts, the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-27/budget-cuts-show-ferry-systems-winter-s
State
Empire Editorial: Bennett's visit reason for cautious optimism

...and Mines Bill Bennett. Mallott took Bennett on tours of the Taku River, they dined at the Governor's home and Bennett's staff...the same mine that has been leaching acid mine runoff into the Taku River for decades. It's been a sore spot for locals, to be...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-08-28/bennetts-visit-reason-cautious-optimi
Opinion
Q&A with Bill Bennett

...after visiting the Tulsequah Chief Mine, which is leaching acid mine drainage into the Tulsequah River, a tributary of the Taku River, that something needs to be done to clean it up. Alaska has been trying to get the Tulsequah Chief cleaned up for years...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-28/qa-bill-bennett
Local
BC, Alaska to draft MOU for mine processes

...elected officials, tribes, miners, environmental organizations, fishermen and other stakeholders, as well as touring the Taku River. Today, Bennett and Mallott are in Ketchikan; other BC officials are touring Hecla Mining Company's Greens Creek Mine...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-27/bc-alaska-draft-mou-mine-processes
State | Local
Photo: Welcome party

The FV Pheonix approaches the Taku Fisheries/Smokeries fish processing plant in Juneau's downtown harbor as gulls gather to feed on the fish waste on Tuesday.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-19/photo-fishermens-welcome
Local

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