Planning for a Health Future First Alaska Workshop on Health Impact Assessment September 8-10, 2008 Ed Fogels Office of Project Management and Permitting Alaska Department of Natural Resources. Land Ownership. Beaufort OCS. Chukchi OCS. N. Aleutian OCS. Large mining projects in Alaska.
First Alaska Workshop on Health Impact Assessment
September 8-10, 2008
Office of Project Management and Permitting
Alaska Department of Natural Resources
N. Aleutian OCS
Rock Creek construction
DNR Coordinates the permitting of large mine projects in the state in accordance with AS27.05.010(b):
The department is the lead agency for all matters relating to the exploration, development, and management of mining, and, in its capacity as lead agency, shall coordinate all regulatory matters concerning mineral resource exploration, development, mining, and associated activities. Before a state agency takes action that may directly or indirectly affect the exploration, development, or management of mineral resources, the agency shall consult with and draw upon the mining expertise of the department.
(Lead State agency for coordination)
OperationTypical Time Frame for a Completed Mine Project
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
30 35 40 45 50 55 60