Accomplishments 

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Tatshenshini- Alsek Park

Helped protect U.S. and Canadian Waterways from mining pollution through the establishment of the Tatshenshini- Alsek Provincial Park, a United Nations World Heritage Site

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Save our ferries

Helped protect the pristine Lynn Canal wilderness from the construction of a road north of Juneau

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Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve 

LCC was a leading voice in creating the Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve, which protects the critical habitat of the world's largest concentration of bald eagles

 


Helped protect the Chilkat River from the use of herbicides along the Haines Highway

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improved salmon habitat 

Advocated for mitigation measures that would improve salmon habitat during the Haines Highway reconstruction 

 


Worked with fishing and Native groups to protect the waters of Lynn Canal from cyanide processing at the Kensington Mine and to prevent the use of Lynn Canal as a mixing zone for toxic mine tailings disposal

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goat habitat protection

Supported ADF&G involvement in the Haines Borough management of commercial heli-skiing

 

 


Helped stop the construction of a harmful hydroelectric project upstream of the Chilkoot River, a major salmon producer