Hoseanna/Emma Creek Exploration Renewal

On March 25, 2013, The State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Mining, Land, and Water received a request for a renewal of the Hoseanna Creek Exploration Permit (No. 02-86-795). This request was submitted by Usibelli Coal Mine, Inc. (UCM), P.O. Box 1000, Healy, AK 99743 and would renew the existing permit for two additional years.

The Hoseanna/Emma Creek Exploration Permit was originally issued on July 7, 1986.The exploration area is located in the Hoseanna and Emma Creek Valleys, approximately two miles northeast of Healy.


For more information about the coal permit revision process contact:

Russell Kirkham
Coal Regulatory Program Manager
Division of Mining, Land and Water
550 West 7th Avenue, Suite 920
Anchorage, AK 99501-577