Alaskans, Canadians talk upstream mines
Sullivan engages ambassador at the federal level; Mallott heads trans-boundary group to begin state-province dialogue
Last updated 4/5/2015 at Noon
From Washington D.C. and Ottawa to Juneau and Victoria, Alaska officials are engaging their Canadian counterparts about new generation of northwestern British Columbia mines that could potentially be built upstream of Southeast Alaska.
This possible development of a number of copper, gold and other metal mines in Canada's westernmost province has troubled conservationists, fisherman and others...