Takshanuk Watershed Council Hosts Community Mining Forums



Last week, Takshanuk Watershed Council hosted community mining forums in Haines and Klukwan to present information on large scale mining in Alaska.
Sponsored by Chilkat Indian Village, Chilkoot Indian Association, Constantine Metal Resources Ltd., Lynn Canal Conservation, The Haines Chamber of Commerce and Lynn Canal Gillnetters; a range of speakers with knowledge and experience in permitting, mine development, environmental assessment, and socioeconomic and community impacts of large scale mines presented at the event.


Moderated by Margaret Friedenauer, the forum’s presentations were recorded and are available to stream at KHNS.org


Forum presentations are available for download at http://takshanuk.org/mininginfopresentation