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

...Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell, an open-pit and underground mine in the Unuk River watershed. Over its 52-year life, it will produce 2...million a year to treat that runoff, which flows to the Unuk River, "for the forseeable future."Hamilton said British...

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

...water from the mine site and into the Unuk River, which flows into Alaska's Misty...negative impacts to fish in the Nass and Unuk rivers, they say.In a fact sheet, the...flowing over the site and into the Unuk River, and, most of all, the decades...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-03/river-runs-through-it-and-thats-prob
Outdoors
Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

...northwest B.C., Canada, it sits at the headwaters of the Unuk River, which flows into the Misty Fjords National Monument...loss" because of the construction of a bridge over the Unuk River, Moselle said.That's about the size of an NBA basketball...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-27/anti-ksm-groups-seek-federal-help
Local | Outdoors
My Turn: Alaska officials need to pay attention to BC mines

...an open house to let residents know their plans to develop a massive gold and copper t mine in the headwaters of the Unuk River, one of Southeast Alaska's largest king salmon producers and a traditional and customary river for hooligan fishing...

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

...subjected to:? The proposed Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell (KSM) gold-copper mine located in the headwaters of the Unuk River which flows into Southeast Alaska's Misty Fjords National Monument. This mine plan calls for three large open pits...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-02/my-turn-transboundary-impacts-southea
Opinion
S.O.S.: Save our salmon by submitting comment

...a public comment period ends regarding the proposed KSM mining project in British Columbia at the headwaters of the Unuk River watershed. "The end" you say? Yep. While everybody was thinking about Pebble, the project that will directly affect...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-10-18/sos-save-our-salmon-submitting-commen
Opinion
Groups: BC's proposed KSM Mine 'looming train wreck' for Southeast

...mine is proposed for a site on the Unuk River, which flows into the Misty Fjords National Monument near Ketchikan. The Unuk River supports all five species of salmon...minute before releasing it into the Unuk River. They expect to treat the water...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-10-18/groups-bcs-proposed-ksm-mine-looming
Outdoors
Empire Editorial: Cooperation beyond boundaries

...reported that the KSM mine would need to treat nearly 119,000 gallons of water per minute. That water will end up in the Unuk River. Once in the river, we all know where the treated water will end up: in Southeast Alaska streams, rivers and tributaries...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-10-20/cooperation-beyond-boundaries
Opinion
The ABCs of "rudderless" travel

...learned from mentor Bruce Johnstone, the only man who survived the attack of three brown bears at one time (on the Unuk River). Beier has survived at least four bear attacks during his work that involves snaring and attaching GPS tracking collars...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-03-31/abcs-rudderless-travel
Local
Cowards of our own destiny

...king crab, geoducks, sea merchants, herring and sea cucumbers, and allowed the hooligan run to disappear in the Unuk River. Sound off on the important issues at We as Alaska Natives have to take part of the blame for allowing the Caucasians...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051906/let_20060519007.shtml
Opinion

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