Category: News Roundup
Pebble Watch News Roundup: February 7, 2017
Developers of the proposed Pebble mine predict permits will be filed in 2017. Meanwhile, a renewal of an existing permit is delayed, and a bill is introduced that would require additional state legislative approval for large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay Fisheries Reserve.
News Roundup: October 2016
“Where Water is Gold” Book Review – Alaska Dispatch News, October 1, 2016 Alaskan author Nancy Lord reviews Carl Johnson’s new photo essay book, Where Water is Gold: Life and … Continued
News roundup: April 21, 2016
Former EPA employee returns to the U.S. for depositions related to development of EPA’s Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment and 404(c) action.
News Roundup: October 6, 2015
This week’s news related to the proposed Pebble mine includes the release William Cohen’s report on the EPA and details about Pebble Partnership’s litigation activity as it pursues a case … Continued
News Roundup: September 3, 2015
Quick links to recent news stories related to development of the proposed Pebble mine in Bristol Bay, Alaska.
News roundup: May 5, 2015
Federal Judge weighs postponing Pebble mine hearing (Alaska Dispatch News, May 5, 2015) Federal Judge H. Russel Holland, who is presiding over ongoing litigation brought by the Pebble Limited Partnership … Continued
News roundup: April 1, 2015
Judge allows for subpoena in Pebble lawsuit (Alaska Dispatch News – March 31, 2015) Judge H. Russel Holland ruled Monday that Pebble Limited Partnership can subpoena Alaska Communications to preserve emails … Continued
News Roundup: January 22, 2015
Developers of the proposed Pebble mine focus on legal strategy and raising funds.
News Roundup: November 2014
Recent news related to the proposed Pebble mine includes election-related coverage and a new lawsuit brought against the EPA by the Pebble Partnership. Alaska mine project splits major state industries (Associated Press, … Continued
News roundup: July 11, 2014
Much of the recent news related to the proposed Pebble mine has to do with a lawsuit Pebble Limited Partnership is pursuing against the EPA and its use of Section 404(c) of the Clean Water Act to protect Bristol Bay.