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State amplifies response to KSM mine

...a proposed mine in British Columbia's transboundary Unuk River watershed, the state of Alaska asked that Canada either...treat the water flowing over the mine site and into the Unuk River, which will be necessary at least for 200 years after...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-22/state-amplifies-response-ksm-mine
Local
Letter to the editor: Pay attention to dangerous Canadian mines

...gigantic open pit mine, the Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell (KSM) mine, at the headwaters of the Unuk River in British Columbia. The Unuk River flows into Misty Fjords National Monument just north of Ketchikan - an area where hundreds of commercial...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-01/letter-editor-pay-attention-dangerous
Opinion
State announces regulations for southeast Alaska kings

...months.However, anglers in marine waters near Ketchikan will have lower limits to ensure enough salmon return to the Unuk River to spawn.The limits in marine waters near Petersburg and Wrangell will be more liberal, due to a strong run expected...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-03/state-announces-regulations-southeast-a
State
State announces regulations for southeast Alaska kings

...months.However, anglers in marine waters near Ketchikan will have lower limits to ensure enough salmon return to the Unuk River to spawn.The limits in marine waters near Petersburg and Wrangell will be more liberal, due to a strong run expected...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-01/state-announces-regulations-southeast-a
State
Canadians, Americans, call for safer tailings storage in BC

...Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell, among other mines. KSM would be six times the size of Mount Polley and be located in the transboundary Unuk River watershed, with a tailings facility in the Nass River watershed, which empties into the ocean just south of the border...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-05-01/canadians-americans-call-safer-taili
Outdoors
XBoundary film presents views from both sides of the border

...transboundary mining boom.At this April 3 event, filmmaker Ryan Peterson will tell his story of floating the transboundary Unuk River, on which the giant Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell open pit and underground mine will be located. He traveled the river...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-27/xboundary-film-presents-views-both-s
Outdoors
British Columbia approves another gold mine upstream of Southeast Alaska

...Kensington Mine, another gold mine operating north of Alaska's capital city.Brucejack is within the watershed of the Unuk River, which flows southwest from British Columbia and into the Misty Fjords National Monument. This watershed is one also...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-31/british-columbia-approves-another-gold-
State
What's happening this week, April 1

...University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Ryan Peterson will tell his story of floating the transboundary Unuk River, on which the Canadian Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell open pit and underground mine will be located. He traveled the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-01/events-and-presentations
Art
Celebrating clean water

...standing-room-only audience in Juneau this weekend. For that documentary, filmmaker Ryan Peterson floated down the Unuk River, at the head of which a giant open pit and underground Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell mine is to be located. (We use...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-04-08/celebrating-clean-water
Art
Mack: Safety before profits, when it comes to transboundary mines

...Xboundary" - at tonight's event he made on transboundary mines. Over the course of the filming, he floated the Unuk River, on which the giant open pit and underground Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell mine is planned, "from source to sea...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-04-03/mack-safety-profits-when-it-come-tra
Outdoors

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