Pebble

Bristol Bay tribes stand ground against Pebble

Adam Andrews  -  Jul 01, 2014  -  , ,  -  No Comments
WRITTEN BY: Robert HeyanoPUBLISHED: ADN CompassDATE: June 26, 2014 As Bristol Bay has prepared for the new fishing season, the cloud of uncertainty continues to loom over us as the battle to protect our fish and way of life from large-scale mines like Pebble drags on into its second decade. In the

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Fishery groups defend EPA on Pebble Mine

admin  -  May 01, 2014  -  , , ,  -  No Comments
WRITTEN BY: Benjamin Goad PUBLISHED: The Hill DATE: April 30, 2014 Fisherman and conservation groups sought Wednesday to discredit charges that the Obama administration is attempting to sabotage a contentious mine project in Alaska, describing accusations from developers as recycled falsehoods. The groups’ rebuttal of fresh allegations from developers marks

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Sen. Lisa Murkowski criticizes planners of proposed Pebble Mine in Alaska

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WRITTEN BY: Trevor Graff McClatchy Washington Bureau PUBLISHED: July 09, 2013 To read full article, visit www.mcclatchydc.com WASHINGTON — Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, this week called for the release of Pebble Partnership’s detailed plans and a timeline for developing the Pebble Mine site near the headwaters of Bristol Bay in

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The Gift that Gives Back

webmaster  -  Dec 18, 2012  -  , , , , , , , , , , , , ,  -  No Comments
We want to make you a social media star, and send you a beautiful photo! Hi, this is Jorden Greiner from Commercial Fishermen for Bristol Bay (CFBB). That’s me in the photo (on the right), with Kat Carscallen and Ben Blakey at our booth last month at Pacific Marine Expo.

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Mining CEO on the way out should take Pebble idea with her

webmaster  -  Nov 18, 2012  -  , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,  -  No Comments
Published: November 18, 2012 Written By: Bobby Andrew Read full article at www.alaskadispatch.com    In London in 2008, I sat down with Cynthia Carroll, the CEO of the UK-based mining corporation behind the proposed Pebble Mine. She promised me then, and every year since, that Anglo American wouldn’t develop the

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Editorial: A chunk of change

webmaster  -  Sep 14, 2012  -  , , , , , , , ,  -  No Comments
A chunk of change Yesterday, the Commerce Department issued federal disaster declarations for two disparate fisheries — Alaska king salmon and Northeast groundfish. What is it about a disaster declaration that garners huge headlines? And yet, the fact that small-boat fishermen are going out of business every day in the

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