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High quality yellow gem diamonds EHR Resources North Arrow Minerals

EHR attracts top diamond exec to board

EHR Resources Ltd. Sept. 22 announced that former De Beers Canada CEO Kim Truter has joined its board of directors. "I am delighted to welcome Kim to the EHR board," said EHR Resources... — Updated 10/8/2020

De Beers acquisition of Peregrine Diamonds approved by shareholders

Peregrine shareholders approve takeover

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. Aug. 31 reported that its shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the arrangement for De Beers Canada Inc. to buy the Nunavut-focused diamond explorer. In July,... — Updated 9/25/2020

De Beers Canada diamond mine project in Nunavut

De Beers agrees to buy Peregrine Diamonds

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. July 19 announced that De Beers Canada Inc. has agreed to buy the exploration company in a cash deal worth roughly C$107 million. Under the terms of the... — Updated 9/25/2020

Diamond exploration Chidliak Baffin Island Nunavut

More diamonds boost Chidliak PEA

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. May 23 published an updated preliminary economic assessment at Chidliak that shows a substantial increase in the diamonds recovered and financial returns from an... — Updated 9/25/2020


Chidliak now hosts 22M carats

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. Feb. 15 reported that its 2017 resource development program has increased the inferred mineral resource of the CH-6 kimberlite pipe at the company's Chidliak... — Updated 9/24/2020


Nunavut takes stock in 20th year

Twenty years ago, Canada created the territory of Nunavut, carving out the easternmost part of the Northwest Territories to form the country's northernmost jurisdiction. A vast land of... — Updated 8/14/2020 Full story

Mining Explorers 2018 Nunavut mining and mineral exploration

Territory hits exploration slump

Canada is the world's top destination for mining exploration spending, attracting more than 14 percent of global budgeted expenditures from explorers seeking to tap the country's vast min... — Updated 3/1/2019 Full story


Mining Explorers 2016: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. continues to focus on the exploration and potential development of its Chidliak diamond project located roughly 120 kilometers (75 miles) north of Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut. Since 2008, 71 kimberlites have... — Updated 2/3/2018 Full story

 By Shane Lasley    News

Mining Explorers 2016: Working ahead of the curve

Nunavut seems to be ahead of the curve when it comes to recovering from the global downturn in mineral exploration spending. An estimated C$202.5 million was invested in unlocking this... — Updated 2/3/2018 Full story


Mining Explorers 2016: A land of opportunities

Endowed with some of the largest undeveloped mineral belts in the world, investment in public geoscience has shown the potential of Nunavut. The 2 million square kilometers (772,000... — Updated 2/3/2018 Full story


Mining Explorers 2017: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. continues to focus on the exploration and potential development of its Chidliak diamond project located roughly 120 kilometers (75 miles) north of Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut. The company has identified 71... — Updated 1/24/2018

 By Shane Lasley    News

Mining Explorers 2017: Nunavut ready for new mining era

Nunavut is a vast and minerals-rich swath of the Earth's crust and Nunavummiut, or the people who live there, see mining as the foundation of the territory's future. "The mining industry... — Updated 1/24/2018 Full story


Peregrine to explore Chidliak underground

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. March 6 reported that a recently completed internal study indicates that development of adding underground mining to the proposed development of an open-pit mine at the company's CH-6 kimberlite pipe may enhance... — Updated 1/18/2018


Peregrine seeks deeper Chidliak CH-6 diamonds

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. Aug. 23 said a three-hole, 1,474-meter drill program confirms the expansion potential of the CH-6 kimberlite at its Chidliak diamond project in Nunavut. DD36, a 37... — Updated 1/14/2018


PEA shows robust economics for Chidliak

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. July 7 posted results from preliminary economic assessment for phase-one development of the CH-6 and CH-7 kimberlite pipes at its Chidliak diamond project in... — Updated 7/17/2016


Impressive results from modest exploration program at Chidliak

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. April 7 reported that the 2015 exploration program at its Chidliak diamond project in Nunavut has significantly increased the mineral resource for the CH-6 kimberlite pipe. The upper 260 meters of CH-6 now contain... — Updated 4/17/2016


CH-7 diamonds average $100/c; priciest stone worth US$16,555

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. March 8 reported that a 735.75 carat parcel of commercial-size diamonds recovered from five geological units of the CH-7 kimberlite pipe at its Chidliak project... — Updated 3/13/2016


Chidliak kimberlite produces large diamonds

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. Jan. 12 reported that an 814-metric-ton bulk sample from the CH-7 kimberlite pipe at the Chidliak diamond project in Nunavut returned an overall grade of 0.88 carats of diamonds per metric ton. A total of 717.65... — Updated 1/17/2016

 By Shane Lasley    News

Mining Explorers 2015: Mining spurs growth in Nunavut

Thanks largely to its burgeoning mining sector, Nunavut is leading the Canadian territories in economic growth. With the start-up of the Mary River iron mine late in 2014, Nunavut now... — Updated 11/1/2015


Mining Explorers 2015: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.

PGD: TSX Executive Chairman: Eric Friedland President and CEO: Tom Peregoodoff President and CEO, Peregrine Exploration: Brooke Clements Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. focused its 2015 exploration on expanding and upgrading the resources for... — Updated 11/1/2015


Major upgrades for Nunavut capital port

The Honorable Leona Aglukkaq, minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency, and member of Parliament for Nunavut July 30 announced the federal funding for the Iqaluit... — Updated 8/9/2015 Full story


Peregrine eyes more diamonds at Chidliak

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. said its 2015 field work is focused on continued expansion of the diamond resource at its Chidliak project, located 120 kilometers northeast of Iqaluit, capital... — Updated 7/26/2015 Full story

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Mining Explorers 2014: Big projects dominate field season

Mineral exploration activity is holding its own in Nunavut this year, despite a tough funding environment and stiff competition from other attractive mining jurisdictions around the world. Although the Far North territory has only one... — Updated 11/2/2014


Mining Explorers 2014: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.

PGD: TSX Chairman and CEO: Eric Friedland President: Brooke Clements Chief Geoscientist: Jennifer Pell Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. focused its 2014 exploration on readying promising kimberlites at its Chidliak diamond project for bulk... — Updated 11/2/2014 Full story

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Iron, diamonds lead Qikiqtani activity

Mineral exploration activity held its own in Nunavut in 2013, despite a tough funding environment and stiff competition from other attractive mining jurisdictions around the world. Of the mineral projects edging closer to development in... — Updated 6/29/2014


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