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Mineral Industry of the Northwest Territories.

Geological Survey of Canada.

Mineral Industry of the Northwest Territories.

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SeriesMemoir (Geological Survey of Canada) -- 230
ContributionsLord, C.S.
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Open LibraryOL21906524M

Ekati Mine, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada: Canada's first diamond mine, with ocnstruction beginning in The name Ekati is the Tlicho word for 'fat lake'. Located near Lac de Gras, kilometres ( mi) north-east of.   Their verdict: Rocks found in one part of the Acasta Gneiss Complex in the Northwest Territories are billion years old, give or take a couple of million years, dating back to a time when. Mactung Mine, Northwest Territories, Canada: Skarn-type tungsten deposit. The mine is owned by AMAX Northwest Mining Co., a subsidiary of AMAX. Located on the border between the Northwest Territories and the Yukon Territory.


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Mineral Industry of the Northwest Territories. by Geological Survey of Canada. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Transient workers in the mineral and petroleum resources industry. Persons involved in working on the construction of GNWT capital infrastructure projects. Corrections Officers and inmates in transit.

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The area of a claim must not exceed 1, hectares. Unless a recorded claim is leased, or its recording is cancelled prior, the duration of a recorded claim is 10 years, beginning on its recording date, plus any suspensions or prolongations.

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An aerial view of the Ekati mine, kilometres northeast of Yellowknife. The Mineral Resources Act revamps mining laws in the Northwest Territories that. In early, Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment Wally Schumann proposed the Mineral Resources Act as a Bill.

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The Department of Indian and Northern Affairs (DINA) requestad the Centre for Resource Studies to point out particular procedures and regulations which are causing concern in the northern mineral industry and make recommendations on. The monthly data may not sum to the annual since they are from two different sources.

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Get this from a library. Mineral industry of district of Mackenzie, Northwest Territories. [Clifford Symington Lord]. This is a list of mines in the Northwest Territories and includes both operating and closed mines.

Mines that are in operation are in list does not include mines that were operating prior to in what is now Nunavut. Northwest Territories, region of northern and northwestern Canada encompassing a vast area of forests and tundra.

Throughout most of the 20th century, the territories constituted more than one-third of the area of Canada and reached almost from the eastern to the western extremities of the country, across the roof of the North American continent.

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The diamond was adopted as the official gemstone of the Northwest Territories into recognize that it is home to Canada’s first diamond mine.

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The mining industry responds to COVID, Workers at Dominion Diamond’s Ekati mine and Rio Tinto’s Diavik mine in the Northwest territories were among those sent home this week. The construction of transcontinental railways opened up British Columbia’s Kootenay region to mineral exploration at the end of the 19th : Tijana Mitrovic.

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Historically, fur trading and industrial whaling were the major economies of the NWT. That was up until the s, but since then both of those industries have been replaced by mining and petroleum extraction.

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