Agency to consider Iliamna Lake seals as threatened - Anchorage Daily News

5.16.13

By Dan Joling May 16, 2013 -- ANCHORAGE, ALASKA — The National Marine Fisheries Service announced Thursday it will consider listing a population of harbor seals that live in a freshwater Alaska lake as a threatened or endangered species, a decision that could affect the massive Pebble Mine development project....read more

Freshwater seals of Lake Iliamna enlisted in Pebble Mine clash - Alaska Dispatch

5.16.13

Alaska's largest deepwater lake ripples with mystery, including one that federal regulators hope to unravel in a newly announced review that some hope will stop the giant Pebble Mine prospect....read more

EPA: Alaska mine project could hurt salmon streams - Anchorage Daily News

4.26.13

By BECKY BOHRER — Associated Press JUNEAU, ALASKA — Build-out of a large-scale mine near the headwaters of a world-class salmon fishery in Alaska could wipe out as many as 90 miles of streams and alter stream flows, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said in a revised assessment released Friday....read more

'Protect Bristol Bay' Says Out-Going Interior Head - KMXT 100.1 FM Kodiak

4.16.13

In a recent public web chat, friend and colleague of Renewable Resources, Verner Wilson, asked the outgoing interior secreaty, Ken Salazar, about Bristol Bay. Here's what Secreatry Salazar had to say. --...read more

Engineers look for ways to repair dam breach -- Metro News Canada

12.19.12

SOUTH BROOK, N.L. – The government of Newfoundland and Labrador says an excavator was working at a dam when it began leaking this week, causing restrictions to be placed on a town’s water use on the north coast of the province.The water warning was issued for South Brook by the Environment Department on Monday because of a ruptured dam around a tailings pond at a former copper mine....read more