In response to the CBD's petition regarding Lake Iliamna
seals, the NMFS has agreed to conduct a status review and consider the best scientific and commercial information available to determine whether a threatened or endangered species listing or designation of critical habitat is warranted.
has limited traditional ties to Lake Clark's park lands and its residents have generally supported the mine, residents of Nondalton are more reluctant.
After core samples are bagged, they are transported by air charter from Iliamna
to Anchorage, AK and then by air freight to Fairbanks, AK.
The 40,000 pound rig is going to be airlifted from Anchorage to Iliamna
by DC-3 aircraft, and then slung by helicopter to Target 1, (of 12) drill site 1, where drilling will commence.
Another large mine in development planning is Pebble, a large deposit of copper, gold, and molybdenum near Iliamna
, southwest of Anchorage.
Alaska Brown Bear--Texas bowhunter Jack Brittingham's giant brownie, arrowed near Lake Iliamna
, has a skull measurement of a whopping 29 1/6 to beat the former world record by 12/16 inches.
Within its boundaries are two active volcanoes, Iliamna
and Redoubt, each rising more than 10,000 feet.
The Company's BCSP comprises 707 State of Alaska mining claims covering about 177 square miles in the Lake Iliamna
region of southwestern Alaska.
Pretty dramatic, we had eighty-five full-time employees between Anchorage and Iliamna
Mark Buehrer of Bowhunting Safari Consultants was planning to hunt with Ray and Linda Williams of Iliamna
Bruin Adventures and suggested I join him.
Collisions of moist marine air from the gulf and dry air from Alaska's interior account for an annual average of just 81 blue-sky days at Iliamna
, near the park's southern edge.
These funds have been used to finalize Alaska State mining claim rental fees and other associated costs for the porphyry copper-gold-moly claims comprising the Big Chunk Super Project (adjacent to the Pebble porphyry project in the Iliamna
mining district of SW Alaska), and our gold exploration Bonanza Hills Project about 60 miles north east.
Dock Rehabilitation: Commission funding $608,000 and a local match of $152,000.
Finally, the much anticipated departure date arrived, and we flew from California to Anchorage, and then on to Iliamna
These funds will be used to finance airborne geophysics over the porphyry copper-gold claims comprising the Big Chunk Super Project (adjacent to the Pebble porphyry project in the Iliamna
mining district of SW Alaska).