Tag: transboundary

Dunleavy acknowledges transboundary mines threat

Southeast Alaska entities concerned about the potential threat to salmon habitat from British Columbia’s transboundary mines are applauding Gov. Mike Dunleavy for taking the first step toward addressing the issue.

Concerns on transboundary mines heard in House Fisheries

In nearly two hours of testimony on April 30, the House Fisheries Committee heard many concerns over potential adverse environmental impacts of Canadian mines...

SEITC seeks investigation into BC mines

A petition filed with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on behalf of Southeast Alaska tribal entities contends that transboundary hard rock mines are...

Conservation measures planned for SE Chinooks

Extensive conservation measures will be in effect through the duration of Chinook salmon runs for the Stikine and Taku rivers in 2019, due to...

Remediation RFP out for Tulsequah Chief mine

Fisheries conservation and tribal entities in Southeast Alaska are expressing optimism over a potential halt to acid drainage from the Tulsequah Chief mine, now...

Transboundary mine issues still a work in progress

Months after meeting with Canadian government officials in Ottawa, Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott and Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, have raised five issues they say...

Indigenous leaders from Alaska, Canada tackle mutual concerns

Indigenous leaders representing thousands of Alaska Native and First Nations people have committed to work together to combat industrial activity that threatens the sustainability...

Transboundary talks moving to federal level

Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott and Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, say meetings with Canadian government officials in Ottawa over transboundary mining issues were productive,...

Feds to look into mining dispute involving Alaska, Canada

JUNEAU — The federal government will look into a transboundary mining issue affecting Alaska and Canada, officials said.The U.S. State Department stated in a...

Alaska Natives, conservation groups want investigation of BC mines

A new effort to get the International Joint Commission involved in investigating the potential adverse impact of hard rock mines in British Columbia on...
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