Mining Explorers 2015: Nunavut faces bright future
Vast resources propel territory to forefront of mining activity, spending
Last updated 11/1/2015 at Noon
Nunavut's landmass, including the internal waters and offshore lands as legislated by the Nunavut Act, occupies about the size of Greenland or Saudi Arabia. As a proportion of Canada it accounts for roughly one-fifth of the land mass and the territory could contain an equal share of its natural resources.
At least half of Nunavut is not properly mapped at a detailed scale in comparison to the...