Pebble Copper Region

Pebble Copper Region

This Mine Threatens America's Largest Wild Salmon Run ...

Pebble copper mine project Report summary The Pebble deposit is one of the world's largest known undeveloped copper-gold resources and is a potential large-scale copper, gold and molybdenum mining project in southwest Alaska.

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The proposed Pebble Mine is located in Southwest Alaska, on state land near Lake Iliamna and Lake Clark, and is situated atop the largest known gold deposit in the world. If built, the mine would be North America's largest gold and copper mine, potentially producing hundreds of …

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The holes revealed huge deposits of copper, gold, and molybdenum worth, in Northern Dynasty's accounting, potentially hundreds of billions of dollars. ... "Pebble does not have an E.P.A ...

Canadian Mining Company Exits Pebble Mine Deal In Alaska ...

A worker with the Pebble Mine project test-drills in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska near the village of Iliamma in this July 13, 2007, file photo. (AL Grillo/AP) "EPA does business with an ...

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The proposed Pebble mine site is near salmon streams that produce some of the largest runs of sockeye salmon in the world. Currently, Pebble and the EPA are engaging in legal mediation.

Pebble Project EIS

Pebble is the world's biggest undeveloped copper-gold-molybdenum porphyry deposit. It is located in Alaska's Bristol Bay region, which also hosts the largest sockeye salmon fishery on the planet.

Pebble Project, Alaska - Mining Technology

Northern Dynasty has called the Pebble deposit "one of the greatest stores of mineral wealth ever discovered" – containing copper, gold, molybdenum and silver.

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Alaska's Bristol Bay is the proposed site of the Pebble gold and copper mine. ... Pruitt ordered his staff to withdraw protections in Bristol Bay without consulting officials in EPA's Region 10 ...

Pebble, Porphyry copper deposit - USGS

In July 2014, EPA Region 10 initiated a process to protect one of the world's most valuable salmon fisheries, in Bristol Bay, Alaska, from the risks posed by a mine at the Pebble deposit. Read the Executive Summary and Proposed Determination

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The Pebble Cu-Au-Mo-Ag Porphyry deposit in southwest Alaska is one such deposit, with a global resource of just under 11 billion tonnes ( measured, indicated and inferred) with a contained metal resource of 70,000,000,000 pounds copper, 107,000,000 ounces gold, 5,580,000,000 pounds molybdenum and 510,000,000 ounces silver.

Pebble Mine debate in Alaska: EPA becomes target by ...

The BBNC poll is the latest confirmation of the overwhelming opposition within the Bristol Bay region to the foreign mining consortium's proposal to open a vast pit and a deep underground mine ...

Alaska's Pebble Mine and the Legend of Trump's Gold | The ...

Pebble Copper is located in the extreme eastern part of Region 6 in hills drained by the upper reaches of the Koktuli River. The Pebble porphyry copper-gold-molybdenum deposit was

Pebble Partnership: Economics

The Pebble Project is a copper-gold-molybdenum porphyry deposit in the advanced exploration stage. The project is located on state land in the Bristol Bay Region of southwest Alaska, approximately 17 miles northwest of the community of Iliamna.

The World Needs Copper. Does It Need the Pebble Mine?

Comments: Pebble is a giant, classic calc-alkalic porphyry copper-gold-molybdenum deposit. It is composed of the East and West zones which represent two coeval hydrothermal centers within a …

Pebble copper mine project | Wood Mackenzie

Pebble is large, undeveloped accumulation of copper, gold and molybdenum near Lake Iliamna southwest of Anchorage. While the resource, which is confirmed by drilling, is very large, the project has been dogged by controversy and opposition from Alaska Native groups in the region because of the proximity of the proposed mine to sensitive salmon ...

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Pebble Mine is the common name of a mineral exploration project investigating a very large porphyry copper, gold, and molybdenum mineral deposit in the Bristol Bay region of Southwest Alaska, near Lake Iliamna and Lake Clark. The proposal to mine the ore deposit, using large-scale operations and infrastructure, is controversial.

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rates at Pebble West have been estimated at 85% for copper, 70% for gold, and 78% for molybdenum. Layout The mineral prospect includes two distinct areas, Pebble West

Pebble Mine (Copper/Gold Prospect) - Ground Truth Trekking

The World Needs Copper. Does It Need This Controversial Mine? The fight over the proposed Pebble mine in southern Alaska is a harbinger: Global copper demand is expected to grow dramatically.

Pebble backers hope Trump administration breathes new life ...

Workers with the Pebble Mine project test drill in the Bristol Bay region near the village of Iliamma. ... A proposed gold and copper mine that nearly got buried by the Obama administration moved ...

Bristol Bay | US EPA

A man erects a flag against the proposed Pebble Mine in Alaska in 2008. Photograph: Bridget Besaw/Aurora Photos/Corbis Opponents of the development of the …

Region 6: Nushagak, Mulchatna

Pebble is a proposed open-pit copper/gold mine located in southwest Alaska, near Lake Iliamna, within the watershed of Bristol Bay. Environmental, fishing and sportsmen's groups are concerned about the impact mining in this region could have on Alaska's wild salmon fishery, an industry worth $4-5 million annually to the Alaskan economy. Watch a short trailer for the award-winning documentary ...

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Bob Gillam, who became one of Alaska's richest residents after founding an investment management firm, and who used some of his money to fight the Pebble copper and gold mine, died on Wednesday ...

Pebble Mine - Revolvy

Pebble Mine is the common name of a mineral exploration project investigating a very large porphyry copper, gold, and molybdenum mineral deposit in the Bristol Bay region of Southwest Alaska, near Lake Iliamna and Lake Clark. The proposal to mine the ore deposit, using large-scale operations and infrastructure, is controversial.

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Pebble Limited Partnership (Applicant) has applied for permits to develop the Pebble copper-gold-molybdenum porphyry deposit (Pebble Deposit). The deposit is located under rolling permafrost-free terrain in the Iliamna region of southwest Alaska, approximately 200 miles southwest of Anchorage and 60 miles west of Cook Inlet.

Pebble Mine: The Region Says No -- Again | NRDC

About Pebble (Mine) Science This site promotes sharing of objective scientific information on proposed copper mining in Bristol Bay, Alaska. Mining in this region is controversial because mining can cause significant adverse impacts to water quality and fisheries and 51% of the world's sockeye salmon originates from Bristol Bay.

Great Deposits – Alaska's Pebble Copper-Gold Deposit ...

Pebble Mine is the common name of a mineral exploration project investigating a very large porphyry copper, gold, and molybdenum mineral deposit in the Bristol Bay region of Southwest Alaska, near Lake Iliamna and Lake Clark. The proposal to mine the ore deposit, using large-scale operations and infrastructure, is controversial. Proponents argue that the mine will create jobs, provide tax ...

The World Needs Copper. Does It Need the Pebble Mine?

The World Needs Copper. Does It Need This Controversial Mine? The fight over the proposed Pebble mine in southern Alaska is a harbinger: Global copper demand is expected to grow dramatically.

Pebble Mine : Objective Scientific Information from Pebble ...

The Pebble Mine project, first proposed by Cominco Limited in the late 1980s, focuses on a deposit containing billions of tons of copper, gold, and molybdenum in the very same headwaters where all ...

Opponents of Alaska's Bristol Bay gold mine continue their ...

The Pebble copper-gold-molybdenum Project is located in the Bristol Bay region of south-western Alaska. Exploration drilling has suggested 80.6 billion pounds of copper, 5.6 billion pounds of molybdenum and 107.4 million ounces of gold at Pebble, Image courtesy of Erin McKittrick.

Pebble Mine (Copper/Gold Prospect) - Ground Truth Trekking

May 12, 2017· A worker with the Pebble Mine project digs in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska near the village of Iliamma, Alaska, on July 13, 2007. The Trump administration settled a lawsuit on May 12, 2017 ...

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about general economic effects/contributionof a development at Pebble to Alaska and the Lake and Borough Peninsula region should not be used to evaluate the Pebble. Project's impact on Northern Dynasty. 3 The Future of U.S ... Pebble. 1st. Contained Copper. Contained Precious Metals. mm t. mm oz. Pebble is Large: A Globally Significant ...

Pebble Copper Prospect, Bristol Bay District, Lake and ...

Critics have said the Pebble project located in Alaska's Bristol Bay region would harm indigenous communities and the world's largest sockeye salmon fishery.

Pebble Project – Div. of Mining, Land, and Water

A new poll found that an overwhelming majority of Bristol Bay residents continue to oppose the Pebble Mine and believe it poses a threat to the region's commercial, sports, and subsistence ...

Copper, Gold or Fish: How a Massive Mining Project is ...

Pebble Copper Prospect, Bristol Bay District, Lake and Peninsula Borough, Alaska, USA Small quartz-galena-sphalerite veins occur about 0.5 mile south of the Pebble Copper deposit (Bouley and others, 1995).

Pebble Mine - Wikipedia

Jul 10, 2012· Red Gold. Dan Rather ... The equivalent of being a County Executive in other states, his support of the Pebble copper and gold mine in the region would carry a lot of weight.

Alaska's Pebble Mine moves closer to fruition as ...

May 27, 2018· The copper and gold mine would be located on state lands near some of the richest salmon fisheries in the world. Canadian Mining Company Exits Pebble Mine Deal In Alaska, Leaving Project In ...