Proposed Jumbo Dome Mine

Project Description

Jumbo Dome Mine (application number S-0606) is a new coal mining project proposed by Usibelli Coal Mine, Inc. (UCM), P.O. Box 1000, Healy, Alaska 99743. The Project is a surface coal mining proposal for a sub-bituminous coal resource located in the healy Coal Field Alaska. The proposed Jumbo Dome Mine is located on State Land approximately 90 miles south of Fairbanks, Alaska, and 9 miles northeast of Healy, Alaska.

Public Notice

Public Notice of Final Findings and Decision Surface Coal Mining Permit Jumbo Dome Mine (02/07/2012) (PDF - 1 page)

Final Findings and Decision

Decision and Findings of Compliance (02/07/2012) (PDF- 52 pages)

Response to Comments (November 11, 2011 to January 13, 2012) (PDF - 11 pages)

Submittal Letters

Draft Project Documents

The application is currently being evaluated to determine if it meets the technical requirements of the Alaska Surface Coal Mining Program. Comments should be sent to Mr. Russell Kirkham, at the State of Alaska address below, by fax to (907) 269-8930 or by E-mail to The deadline for comments expired 4:30 pm on January 13, 2012.

A person who is or may be adversely affected by the issuance of this permit may file written comments or objections and may include with an objection a request for an informal conference (AS 27.21.140).

For more information contact:
Russell Kirkham, Coal Regulatory Program Manager
Division of Mining, Land & Water
550 West 7th Avenue, Suite 920
Anchorage, AK 99501-3577
(907) 269-8650
Email: Russell Kirkham