by State of Alaska, Dept. of Commerce and Economic Development, Office of Mineral Development in Anchorage, Alaska .
Written in English
|Statement||prepared by J.P. Fernette ; revisions by Joel Stratman.|
|LC Classifications||KFA1455 .F47 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (loose-leaf) ;|
|LC Control Number||86621609|
etc.) and continue to provide geologic mapping and technical support to the mining industry. Management Guidelines A. Mineral Exploration. By statute, exploration for locatable minerals is allowed on all state lands except those specifically closed to location. A land use permit . ALASKA MINERAL INDUSTRY A SUMMARY by R.C. Swainbank and T.K. Bundtzen Production-Red Dog Mine shipped a record , tons of zinc, lead, and silver concentrates to overseas and Canadian smelters, a 25 percent increase from levels. Development-Final permit approvals for Fort Knox gold mine near Fairbanks and Healy Clean Coal. Mining and Mineral Policy of This law declares that it is the continuing policy of the federal government to foster and encourage private enterprise in the development of a stable domestic minerals industry and the orderly and economic development of domestic mineral resources. EPA AND HARDROCK MINING: A SOURCE BOOK FOR INDUSTRY IN THE NORTHWEST AND ALASKA January U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 6th Avenue Seattle, Washington
2 MINERAL RESOURCES OF ALASKA, pear to be well substantiated. Among the most reliable sources of information are the geologists and engineers who are sent out each year by the Geological Survey to conduct surveys in different parts of Alaska and who acquire not Author: Philip Sidney Smith. EPA and Hardrock Mining: A Source Book for Industry in the Northwest and Alaska January APPENDIX C CHARACTERIZATION OF ORE, WASTE ROCK, AND TAILINGS. EPA and Hardrock Mining: A Source Book for Industry in the Northwest and Alaska Appendix C: Characterization of Ore, Waste Rock, and Tailings they permit identification of reaction. ALASKA MINERAL PRODUCTION. The mining industry of Alaska produced during the year $22,, With the return of pre-war or more normal conditions, Alaska's great mining activities will greatly expand both in the variety of minerals mined and in value of output. Barytes. 2 MINERAL RESOURCES OF ALASKA/ basis and to give only those that appear to be well substantiated. Among the most reliable sources of information are the geologists and engineerswhoaresentouteachyear by the Geological Survey to conduct surveys in different parts of Alaska and who acquire not only muchCited by:
determining land ownership or have any other questions about mining in Alaska. Primary resources used: Websites and documents listed above. Permitting Processes of the Various Land Managers Once you have identified the land owner, you can use the information below to determine the various mining permit processes that each land owner has. The following is a greeting given in one of the 20 indigenous languages recognized by the State of Alaska. Ade’ ndadz dengit’a? Listen to pronunciation. The BLM Alaska minerals program has responsibilities and adjudicative duties associated with Federal mining claims, mineral surveys and patents, validation of title evidence, review of mineral validity reports, service of Federal minerals contest actions, guidance for surface use management and use and occupancy under the mining laws. SUMMARY OF ALASKA’S MINERAL INDUSTRY FOR By RC. Swainbanlql TX. Bundtzen2 and J.E. Wood3 INTRODUCTION Preliminary estimates of the value of mineral production show increases to about $ million in This nearly doubles the $ million value reported in (figure 1).