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Southeast depends on its rivers

...development in these headwaters. KSM, Red Chris, Tulsequah Chief, New Polaris, Big Bull, Schaft Creek, Galore Creek...processes that have given us continued pollution from the Tulsequah Chief and the Mount Polley tailings dam failure? I am not...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-04-22/southeast-depends-its-rivers
Letters
Empire Editorial: On the topic of transboundary mines, a response to Mr. Bill Bennett

...development and environmental protection." Perhaps Mr. Bennett has forgotten about the Tulsequah Chief Mine. Southeast Alaska has not forgotten.The Tulsequah Chief Mine, located south of Juneau on the Taku River just across the Canadian border...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-22/empire-editorial-topic-transboundary-
Opinion
My Turn: Disagreements over mining require dialogue

...metal contaminants. By 2011, pink salmon had returned to Britannia Creek to spawn.I am aware of the history of the Tulsequah Chief Mine and the problems that have occurred since it closed more than 50 years ago. You make a fair point. But I also...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-12/my-turn
Opinion
Mount Polley report: Two dams expected to fail every 10 years

...KSM, which was approved in late December, is on the Unuk River; Chieftain Metals Corp. is trying to reopen the Tulsequah Chief, on the Taku River just south of Juneau, which has been leaching acid mine drainage into the river for decades...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-02-05/mount-polley-report-two-dams-expecte
Outdoors
My Turn: B.C. mining minister gives false assurances

...participated in permitting processes for Tulsequah Chief, KSM and other B.C. mining...mine drainage pollution from the Tulsequah Chief mine. Yet, that pollution still...approved a hoverbarge plan for the Tulsequah Chief despite clear evidence it would...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-03/my-turn-bc-mining-minister-gives-fals
Opinion
Tulsequah Chief Mine loses big investor

...company attempting to reopen the Tulsequah Chief Mine, has taken a financial...demonstrating robust economics for the Tulsequah Chief project. We are now evaluating...have Alaskans monitoring the Tulsequah Chief Mine and other transboundary...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-28/tulsequah-chief-mine-loses-big-investor
Local
Chieftain plans Taku River barge

Chieftain Metals, owner of the Tulsequah Chief mine, has returned to plans to use barges on the...Juneau delegation has asked for a greater role in the Tulsequah Chief and other mines in transboundary watersheds, Munoz...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-14/chieftain-plans-taku-river-barge
Outdoors
Off the Beaten Path: Notes from the transboundary

...Transboundary Mining Working Group, grew up on the Taku River. He said that acid mine leakage has been occurring from the Tulsequah Chief Mine, located on a tributary of the Taku River, since the mine closed down in 1957, despite repeated attempts to...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-31/beaten-path-notes-transboundary
Outdoors
KSM Pt. 2: A river runs through it, and that's the problem

...uncertainty in the analysis exceeds any predictive value. In other words, after 200 years, no one knows."The Tulsequah Chief Mine has been leaching acid mine drainage into the Tulsequah River, which flows into the Taku River, since it closed...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-03/river-runs-through-it-and-thats-prob
Outdoors
My Turn: No guarantees with KSM mine

...region of B.C. from the Taku all the way down to the Unuk should concern all of us in Southeast. In the Taku, the Tulsequah Chief mine has been polluting the river with acid mine drainage since the late 1950s, and little has been done by the mining...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-11/my-turn-no-guarantees-ksm-mine
Opinion

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