Thursday, July 25, 2024

Tag: transboundary

Potential buyer backs out of Tulsequah Chief Mine

Mining authorities in British Columbia say a potential buyer of a mine with a history of polluting the salmon-rich Taku River watershed is no...

Bilateral teleconference held on water quality issues

Talks are underway between Alaska and British Columbia officials on how to address concerns over transboundary mining and water quality issues that could adversely...

State Department considers boundary water issues

State Department officials say they are looking into possible approaches to present to Canada on boundary water issues between Alaska and British Columbia at...

House fisheries committee to meet on transboundary issues

The Alaska House Fisheries Committee will hold a public hearing on transboundary mining issues Oct. 12 to hear from fishermen, business owners, municipal and...

Feds asked to keep Alaska in OCS plan

Gov. Bill Walker is urging the Obama administration to keep Alaska in the five-year Outer Continental Shelf plan, saying the state needs access to...

Renewed push to protect transboundary rivers

Fishermen looking for federal support in their campaign to protection transboundary waters from potential adverse impact from mining are hoping Secretary of State John...