05

June
2012

General Post

Public comment mixed at EPA Watershed Assessment hearing

EPA held a public comment hearing on its draft Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment in Anchorage June 4, with an estimated 800 people in attendance. Comments were split: some favored the assessment as an impartial review of potential mining impacts on the Bristol Bay watershed. Others thought it was an overreach by EPA into Alaska affairs.

04

June
2012

General Post

Upcoming EPA Public Meeting

The EPA released for public comment a draft scientific study of the Bristol Bay Watershed and its natural resources. A public meeting will be held in Anchorage on Monday, June … Continued

30

May
2012

Publications

EPA watershed assessment explained

The rundown on the U.S. EPA Bristol Bay watershed assessment The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has written a draft scientific assessment of Bristol Bay’s Nushagak and Kvichak watersheds, focusing … Continued