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2019 Yukon exploration, development and mining highlights

By Yukon Geological Survey, Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, Government of Yukon Yukon mineral exploration activity dipped slightly in 2019. Explo- ration expenditures were just over C$100 million, compared to C$120 million in 2018. Development expenditures...

Nunavut mining and exploration report

Nunavut is one-fifth of Canada’s land mass and remains relatively under-explored. Composed of diverse geological bedrock provinces hosting a number of rich deposits, it is attractive for grassroots exploration. Nunavut has a single settled land claim, the Nunavut...

Golden Predator plans to reactivate the Brewery Creek Gold Mine

The Brewery Creek gold mine is a 180-square-kilometre property located 55 kilometres east of Dawson City, Yukon and 30 kilometres from the Dawson City Airport. Golden Predator Mining Corp. (TSX-V: GPY) is advancing the past-producing Brewery Creek Mine towards a...

Mining Association of Canada Announces New Chair

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) is pleased to announce that Gordon Stothart, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for IAMGOLD, has been elected Chair of MAC for the next two-year term. Gordon comes to his new role with extensive experience in...

K2 Gold completes 2018 exploration at Wels; Discovers subcrop Gold (4.07 g/t Au) at the previously unexplored Pekoe Target, and additional high-grade float in the Saddle area (43 g/t Au) and Chai Target (4.38g/t Au).

K2 Gold Corporation (KTO:TSX-V) recently completed its 2018 exploration at the Wels Property located in west-central Yukon territory in the traditional territory of White River First Nation (WFRN).  K2’s Wels discovery is an orogenic-style deposit and is located...

Strength in Numbers – Building gender diversity in mining

MiHR’s latest national labour market report details that in 2016 women accounted for 17 per cent of the Canadian mining workforce - only a slight increase from the 14 per cent noted over 10 years ago and substantially below the overall Canadian workforce at 48 per...

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