Bottom feeders hunt projects in Alaska
Cold spring, slow times chill plans for mineral exploration spending as projected outlays for 2013 drop 50 percent from 2011 peak
Last updated 1/26/2018 at 2:20pm
The unseasonably, interminably, unspeakably cold spring that is delaying mineral exploration and development work in Alaska this year is being mimicked by a financial chill that is affecting Alaska exploration efforts just like it is the rest of the world. Not to put too fine a point on it, but from a mineral exploration standpoint, Alaska is shaping up to be as dead as a doornail this summer (...