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Mining

Rock Steady

Rock Steady

Support services keep mining in motion
More than stimulating the Alaska economy through an influx of cash, the mining industry provides much needed jobs to Alaskans living in rural communities. Through partnerships with Alaska Native corporations such as Red Dog Operation and NANA, 55 percent of the 550 year-round jobs at Red Dog are filled by NANA shareholders and NANA companies. And NANA is not the only Alaska Native corporation to take advantage of such partnership opportunities. Iliamna Development Corporation, Calista Corporation, and the Kuskokwim Corporation have all worked to develop businesses that serve the mining sector.
Alaska Wins Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Award

Alaska Wins Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Award

OSMRE to honor top abandoned mine land reclamation projects at awards presentation
The Federal Bureau that oversees the regulation of coal mining and restoration of abandoned mine lands is honoring an Alaska land and resource management agency with an award for abandoned mine reclamation.
Mine Site Reclamation

Mine Site Reclamation

Renewing lost land
Coal and gold are only two of several precious resources produced in the state. Alaska’s six currently producing mines—Fort Knox, Greens Creek, Kensington, Pogo, Red Dog, and Usibelli—produce zinc, silver, gold, lead, and coal.
Governor Walker Attends Groundbreaking of Fort Knox Mine Expansion

Governor Walker Attends Groundbreaking of Fort Knox Mine Expansion

Court Agrees with State that Salmon Initiative is Unconstitutional

Court Agrees with State that Salmon Initiative is Unconstitutional

Donlin Gold Helps Green Star Remove Thousands of Pounds of Hazardous Waste

Donlin Gold Helps Green Star Remove Thousands of Pounds of Hazardous Waste

NOVAGOLD Announces Closing of Galore Creek Transaction

NOVAGOLD Announces Closing of Galore Creek Transaction

NOVAGOLD anticipates applying the proceeds from the sale toward the development of its 50%-owned Donlin Gold project in Alaska.
Teck Announces New General Manager at Red Dog Operations

Teck Announces New General Manager at Red Dog Operations

Teck announced the appointment of Leslie (Les) Yesnik as General Manager for Red Dog Operations in Northwest Alaska.
Elements of Mining

Elements of Mining

Operating and potential projects by region
In addition to REE exploration, 2017 saw continued mining of coal, zinc, lead, silver, and gold at established mines—while millions of dollars were poured into various regions of the state as companies looked to extend the lives of their mines as well as develop new areas with significant economic potential.
Elements of Mining

Elements of Mining

Operating and potential projects by region
In addition to REE exploration, 2017 saw continued mining of coal, zinc, lead, silver, and gold at established mines—while millions of dollars were poured into various regions of the state as companies looked to extend the lives of their mines as well as develop new areas with significant economic potential.
Alaska Miners Association to Celebrate Fifth Annual Alaska Mining Day

Alaska Miners Association to Celebrate Fifth Annual Alaska Mining Day

The Alaska Miners Association (AMA) will celebrate the fifth annual Alaska Mining Day Thursday, May 10. Established in 2013, Alaska Mining Day was created through legislation sponsored by Senator Cathy Giessel “to recognize and honor the intrepid individuals and industry that played an enormous role in settling and developing the territory and the state and that continue to contribute to the economy of the state.”
Corps of Engineers Completes Donlin Gold EIS

Corps of Engineers Completes Donlin Gold EIS

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on the proposed Donlin Gold mine project, a major step in the project’s effort to secure the permits it needs to construct and operate the mine located in the Yukon Kuskokwim region of Southwestern Alaska. The Donlin Gold project is located on land owned by the Calista Corporation (Calista) and The Kuskokwim Corporation (TKC), two Alaska Native corporations.
DNR Revives Bristol Bay Advisory Group and Issues Pebble Exploration Permit

DNR Revives Bristol Bay Advisory Group and Issues Pebble Exploration Permit

After careful review, the Department of Natural Resources is taking steps to reestablish the Bristol Bay Advisory Group, originally created to provide input on the 1984 Bristol Bay Area Plan (BBAP).
GCI and Teck Bring High Speed Broadband to Northwest Alaska’s Red Dog Mine

GCI and Teck Bring High Speed Broadband to Northwest Alaska’s Red Dog Mine

Nearby Noatak benefits with new, upgraded service
GCI and Teck Resources Limited (Teck) announced that high-speed broadband internet is now operational at Teck’s Red Dog Operations, one of the world’s largest zinc mines. The groundbreaking partnership between GCI and Teck has also paved the way for expanded internet and wireless service to residents in the Northwest Alaska community of Noatak.
Alaska Resource Education Announces New Executive Director

Alaska Resource Education Announces New Executive Director

Long-time resource industry leader Ella Ede is new leader
Ella comes to ARE with over 25 years’ experience in Alaska resource industries. She brings experience in mining as well as oil and gas, most recently as Stakeholder Engagement Manager for Statoil Alaska.
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