AFE 2021: Mining 101 – An Overview of the Mining Industry Pt. 1

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This three-part course will provide an overview of the mining industry, especially as it exists in Alaska. The course will provide the student with an understanding of the exploration and development process, environmental issues, industry economics, the permitting process, and public issues.This course will be conducted each day on Feb. 17, 18 and 19 from 9:00am to 11:00am. To receive ...

AFE 2021: Backhaul Alaska – Program Update and Plans for the Future

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The Backhaul Alaska Program aims to establish a state infrastructure allowing rural communities to prepare and ship potentially harmful wastes in a safe and cost-effective manner. We will provide an update of the Program’s pilot phase 2 as well as highlight some of the tools and resources the Program aims to provide communities to support local and regional backhaul efforts. ...