Kinross Renames Peak Project as ‘Manh Choh’

Kinross Renames Peak Project as ‘Manh Choh’

The name “Manh Choh” (“mon-CHO”) was chosen by the Village of Tetlin Chief, Michael Sam, and the tribal council, and can be translated from the Upper Tanana Athabascan language to “Big Lake,” referring to the nearby Tetlin Lake, a site of high cultural significance in the community.

USACE Accepts Pebble Partnership Request for Appeal

USACE Accepts Pebble Partnership Request for Appeal

The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has accepted Pebble Limited Partnership’s request to initiate an administrative appeal process with respect to southwest Alaska’s Pebble Project and a negative Record of Decision (ROD) issued by the USACE’s Alaska District in November 2020.