Roundup headliners tout exciting growth
Exploration spending in B.C., Yukon and Alaska tops C$1B in 2011; strong mineral prices help push mine production above C$12.7B
Last updated 2/26/2012 at Noon
British Columbia, Yukon Territory and Alaska - the headliners of the Association for Mining Exploration British Columbia's annual Mineral Exploration Roundup - tallied more than C$1 billion of mineral exploration spending and some C$12.7 billion in mine production in 2011.
"We are going to talk in the next three sessions about the wrinkly parts of western North America - B.C., Yukon and Alaska...