Canadian Mining Journal


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  • Feature

    Frozen and Forbidden

    January 1, 2012 by Russell Noble

    Yukon’s Kaskawulsh Glacier is not only a spectacular sight but it’s also believed to be the site of one of the territory’s richest deposits of minerals. It is, however, off limits and protected by law from exploration and development but as for…

  • Feature

    Tarsis Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The White River property was discovered in June 2010 and was staked shortly thereafter with additional ground added twice during 2010 and once in 2011.

  • Feature

    Pretty and Productive

    January 1, 2012 by Russell Noble

    The Wolverine Mine is truly a sight to behold. From its postcard setting adjacent to Wolverine Lake and a panoramic view of the Pelly Mountains, the site of Yukon’s newest mine looks almost resort-like in nature, but as its owners know, it’s…

  • Feature

    Argus Metals

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Argus Metals Corp. reports assays from nine additional drill holes resulting in a new gold discovery at the CUZ Zone and an expansion of the Main Zone deposit at depth and to the east at its Hyland Gold Project, Selwyn Basin, Yukon. Additional…

  • Feature

    100 years of AME BC

    January 1, 2012 by Jonathan Buchan*

    The Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia turns 100 this year. Known for most of its life as an association as the BC, or BC & Yukon, Chamber of Mines, it celebrates a century of advocacy for prospectors, explorers and…

  • Feature

    Overland Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Overland Resources Limited conducted a significant and successful exploration and development program during 2011 on its Yukon Base Metal Project which incorporates the Selous Project located approximately 100 km north of the town of Faro in…

  • Feature

    New Gold’s New Gold

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Poised and ready for action pretty much describes the scene at New Gold’s “New Afton” mine near Kamloops as crews continue to work underground to bring the Cdn$700 million mine into production later this year.

  • Feature

    Northern Tiger Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Northern Tiger Resources Inc. is a Canadian-based resource exploration company focused on gold and copper exploration in the Yukon. The company has a portfolio of gold and copper focused projects in the Yukon, including 3Ace (high-grade gold…

  • Feature

    “Green” Lead Removes Tarnish

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Mining giant Teck built its business by mining zinc and, more recently, coal, but what most people don’t know about the company is that it also has a “greener” side to it because it is now one of the larger “recyclers” of lead in Canada as well.

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    Atac Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Rackla Gold Project is located 55 km northeast of Keno City in Central Yukon and is 100% owned by ATAC Resources Ltd. with no underlying royalties. The project is over 1,600 km(2) and is situated between the regional-scale Dawson thrust and…

  • News

    POTASH MINING: Argument over Esterhazy output settled

    December 8, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – A long simmering dispute between Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan of Saskatoon and Minnesota-based Mosaic Company regarding the output of the Esterhazy potash mine has been settled.

  • News

    COLUMNIST: Marketa Evans joins CMJ team

    December 8, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Canadian Mining Journal editor Russell Noble is pleased to announce that Marketa Evans, Canada’s Corporate Social Responsibility Counsellor for the extractive industries, has joined the team, contributing a monthly column concerning…