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Mining Explorers 2014: Big projects dominate field season

Gold, silver projects account for more than half of territory's exploration

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 operating mine, Meadowbank, at least eight mineral projects are currently hurtling through development and the permitting process on their way to production. Of thes...

 

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