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pebble mine s problems underline environmental tensions in alaska

Pebble mine’s problems underline environmental tensions in

As summer turns to fall in Alaska, mining companies small and large are bringing their primary exploration and development campaigns to a close. They will have also been strengthening community

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Mining Weekly Pebble mine’s problems underline

Pebble mine’s problems underline environmental tensions in Alaska. 14th September 2012 By: Simon Rees Creamer Media Correspondent

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News roundup, Sept. 24 Pebble Watch

Pebble mine’s problems underline environmental tensions in Alaska (Mining Weekly, Sept. 14) Mining companies small and large are bringing their primary exploration and development campaigns to a close. Environmental scrutiny from various lobby groups, nongovernment organizations and government departments has never been more stringent.

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Pebble Project Div. of Mining, Land, and Water

The Pebble Project is a copper-gold-molybdenum porphyry deposit in the advanced exploration stage. The project is located on state land in the Bristol Bay Region of southwest Alaska, approximately 17 miles northwest of the community of Iliamna. Pebble consists of two contiguous deposits.

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Alaska’s Bristol Bay & The Pebble Mine Earthjustice

May 31, 2019 May 31, 2019. For more than a decade, the threat of a huge, open-pit copper and gold mine has loomed over the heart of pristine salmon spawning territory in Bristol Bay, Alaska. The proposed Pebble Mine would directly impact the world’s greatest sockeye salmon run, putting in jeopardy thousands of American jobs, a cultural tradition of subsistence dating back 10,000 years, and a robust

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Pebble Mine Wikipedia

Pebble Mine is the common name of a mineral exploration project investigating a very large porphyry copper, gold, and molybdenum mineral deposit in the Bristol Bay region of Southwest Alaska, near Lake Iliamna and Lake Clark.The proposal to mine the ore deposit using large-scale operations and infrastructure is controversial. Proponents argue that the mine will create jobs, provide tax revenue

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EPA Chief Reverses Course On Pebble Mine in Alaska WSJ

Jan 27, 2018 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is maintaining restrictions on the Pebble Mine in southwest Alaska, an unexpected reversal of what had been strong Trump administration support for one of

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MINING NEWS Today: environmental

Latin America’s ability to attract mining investment remains robust despite current global economic pressure. Even from an exploratory point of view, the region’s potential is vast and its rewards tantalising; great swathes of territory have yet to be subjected to modern exploration.

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Pebble Partnership • Iliamna • Alaska • tuugo.us

Pebble founder Eric Migicovsky shows off the latest prototype circuit board for the company's smartwatch. Photo: Ariel Zambelich/Wired In the big scheme of consumer

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The Pebble Mine (B): Alaska's U.S. Senator Case Study

Step 4 SWOT Analysis of The Pebble Mine (B): Alaska's U.S. Senator. Once you finished the case analysis, time line of the events and other critical details. Focus on the following Zero down on the central problem and two to five related problems in the case study. Do the SWOT analysis of the The Pebble Mine (B): Alaska's U.S. Senator .

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Engineering News Mining Sector News

Pebble mine’s problems underline environmental tensions in Alaska . By: Simon Rees 14th September 2012 As summer turns to fall in Alaska, mining companies small and large are bringing their

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[Case Memo] The Pebble Mine (F): U.S. Environmental

The Pebble Mine (F): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Description . Leadership & Managing People Case Study Authors :: Alan Krause, Lisa Johnson . Supplement to case W16178. Alaska's economy had struggled for many years; however, in spring 2014, the Pebble Mine presented an opportunity to revitalize it.

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(PDF) The Pebble Mine Dialogue: A case study in public

PDF The Pebble gold-copper-molybdenum deposit is a controversial mining project in the headwaters of the Bristol Bay salmon fishery, Alaska. As a member of the Pebble Limited Partnership, the

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Fight heats up over Alaska's Pebble Mine Alaska News

Fight heats up over Alaska's Pebble Mine U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, on a visit to Dillingham in July, was peppered with requests by opponents to halt the

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Pebble Mine Threatens One of the Last Great Salmon Rivers

Since 2004, Alaska Natives, fishing councils and locals in the town of Dillingham have formed a rare alignment against a proposed gold mine near Bristol Bay and the headwaters of two of the last great salmon rivers on Earth. If Pebble Mine were to proceed, Northern Dynasty Minerals, a Canadian company, would detonate thousands of tons of...

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Pebble Mine and the Alaska Natives of Bristol Bay Social

Mar 03, 2012 The mining industry is a cornerstone of Alaska’s economy and one mineral exploration project, Pebble Mine, in the Bristol Bay region of Southwest Alaska has led to much controversy. Pebble Mine is projected to be the largest open pit mine in North America, expected to produce over 10 billion tons of copper, gold, and molybdenum—along with a similar amount of waste.

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Alaska's Pebble Mine project kicks off permitting process

Dec 21, 2017 The company that wants to build the widely opposed Pebble Mine copper and gold project in salmon-rich southwestern Alaska announced on Thursday that it

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Pebble Mine Threatens One of the Last Great Salmon Rivers

Mar 02, 2018 Even Alaska's late Republican senator Ted Stevens, a staunch supporter of mines, once called Pebble "the wrong mine in the wrong place." In December, Northern Dynasty announced a partnership with the Canadian mining company First Quantum Minerals, a move that ensures financial support for the mine through the expensive permitting phase.

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Alaskan Gold Mine Gets Boost as Trump’s EPA Intervenes on

Jul 02, 2019 Environmental Protection Agency on Monday moved to ensure it has a role negotiating the terms of any permit for the massive Pebble Mine planned near Alaska’s

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Anglo departure not the end of Alaska's Pebble mine

Sep 18, 2013 By Yereth Rosen ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) Supporters and opponents of a giant mine to tap Alaska's gold and copper wealth have found a rare point of agreement: The Pebble project remains alive even without its heavyweight financial backer. Anglo American, the global mining

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Is Alaska’s Pebble Mine the Next Keystone XL? (The Atlantic)

The Pebble Mine has yet to be built because the process of getting state and federal permits for a project of this size is long, but also because it’s highly controversial. The mine pits two of Alaska’s biggest industries—fishing and mining, both of which are extractive, but only one of which is “sustainable”—against each other in a

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Bristol Bay Wild Salmon, Pebble Mine, and Intractable

Download Citation on ResearchGate On Feb 28, 2014, Samuel Snyder and others published Bristol Bay Wild Salmon, Pebble Mine, and Intractable Conflict: Lessons for Environmental Studies

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Reignited Drake Mag

EPA moves to scrap Pebble Mine restrictions. The proposed Pebble Mine, subject of 20 years of controversy, 2.2 million public comments, a dozen Congressional hearings, multiple documentary films, media campaigns, ballot initiatives, lawsuits, and the most ubiquitous sticker in

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Alaska's Pebble Mine project kicks off permitting process

Dec 21, 2017 The company that wants to build the widely opposed Pebble Mine copper and gold project in salmon-rich southwestern Alaska announced on Thursday that it

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Anglo departure not the end of Alaska's Pebble mine

Sep 18, 2013 By Yereth Rosen ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) Supporters and opponents of a giant mine to tap Alaska's gold and copper wealth have found a rare point of agreement: The Pebble project remains alive even without its heavyweight financial backer. Anglo American, the global mining

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Is Alaska’s Pebble Mine the Next Keystone XL? (The Atlantic)

The Pebble Mine has yet to be built because the process of getting state and federal permits for a project of this size is long, but also because it’s highly controversial. The mine pits two of Alaska’s biggest industries—fishing and mining, both of which are extractive, but only one of which is “sustainable”—against each other in a

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Bristol Bay Wild Salmon, Pebble Mine, and Intractable

Download Citation on ResearchGate On Feb 28, 2014, Samuel Snyder and others published Bristol Bay Wild Salmon, Pebble Mine, and Intractable Conflict: Lessons for Environmental Studies

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Reignited Drake Mag

While the settlement and withdrawal of the Clean Water Act mining restrictions may clear the way for Pebble to apply for its mining permits, it does nothing to resolve what those closest to this saga know as a nearly unbearable tension between mining one of the world’s largest gold and copper reserves or protecting one of its most productive

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The Pebble Mine Dialogue: A case study in public

the mine have framed the debate as a choice between salmon and mining; a popular anti-Pebble slogan depicts a mining haul truck driving over a large fish. In a video on its website, the mining company counters, “we don't have to choose between fishing and mining. Here in Alaska

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AK Headlamp Posts Facebook

AK Headlamp. 7.2K likes. Our economy and our state are facing real challenges. We will get to the heart of the issues and bring you the facts that matter...

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Editor s recap: Long Pebble Mine to-do list for Alaska; US

Editor's recap: Long Pebble Mine to-do list for Alaska; US scallop season defies pattern; Nova Austral changes CEO By Neil Ramsden July 15, 2019 09:00 BST _Neil Ramsden, deputy editor of Undercurrent News, brings you a roundup of the main stories from the previous week._

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Alaska Journal End-user groups face questions over

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series looking into the rhetoric and the realities of both sides of the Pebble mine debate. Part 1 ran in the Jan. 30 issue.In the effort to stop development of the Pebble mine, a showdown between developers and environmental groups was entirely predictable.What has made the Pebble project unique is the opposition from end-users

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Mining project in Alaska gets new life under Trump wlfi

Jul 26, 2018 The Gwich'in are the main local allies of environmental groups vowing to use every legal weapon they can to stop the rush to lease two plots of 400,000 acres each to the highest bidder as early as next year. a former lobbyist at one of Pebble Mine's law firms. the people and the issues as Alaska stands at a crossroads. But Drew the bear

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Pebble Project EIS

An analysis of the likely impact of fugitive dust with respect to an earlier version of Pebble’s mine plan was undertaken in 2010 by Ecology and Environment, Inc. for The Nature Conservancy: An Assessment of Ecological Risk to Wild Salmon Systems from Large-scale Mining in the Nushagak and Kvichak Watersheds of the Bristol Bay Basin, The

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Comment Period Closing On Bristol Bay Mining, One Of The

Comment Period Closing On Bristol Bay Mining, One Of The

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EPA allows mine company to pursue permits near Alaska bay

May 12, 2017 A worker with the Pebble Mine project digs in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska near the village of Iliamma, Alaska, on July 13, 2007. The Trump administration settled a

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Pebble mine could devastate Alaska rivers, streams, EPA

May 18, 2012 Pebble mine could devastate Alaska rivers, streams, EPA says The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers by law issues dredging and filling permits for

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