Mining.com – Canadian miners want to launch clean resources supercluster

Six organizations working in the mining sector submitted an application to the Government of Canada’s Innovation Superclusters Initiative with the idea of creating a clean resources supercluster. The Canada Mining Innovation Council, the Centre for Excellence in Mining...
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Terrace Standard- Seabridge Gold Alaskan salmon complaint dismissed. Seabridge Gold inches one step closer to completing its mining project

Canada’s National Contact Point (NCP) has dismissed a complaint against Seabridge Gold by the South East Alaska Conservation Council against the company’s KSM mining project in northern British Columbia. The NCP is a federal agency that operates within the Canadian...
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N.W.T. government paying for Mactung upkeep, a mineral exploration site it shares with Yukon

The N.W.T. government is paying $87,000 to clean up an exploration site that straddles the N.W.T/Yukon border. On Aug. 31, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources contracted the work out to KBL Environmental Services, to be done in the spring. In light of this, Frame...
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APTN News –  UNDRIP not likely to apply retroactively, Bennett says in Labrador talking circle

On the eve of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s apology to residential school survivors in Labrador, Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett and Labrador MP Yvonne Jones met with Muskrat Falls land protectors for a sharing circle and to talk...
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DeSmog – B.C. Urged to Review Industry-Funded Science Behind Approval of Gravel Mine.

By Judith Lavoie. A controversial proposal for a gravel mine at the mouth of a salmon-bearing creek on Howe Sound is a graphic illustration of a broken environmental assessment process – one that relies on science paid for by the proponent, say opponents of the Burnco...
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