Ottawa to clean-up old mines across North
Commits C$2.2B over 15 years to reclaiming Yukon, NWT sites North of 60 Mining News – August 23, 2019
Last updated 9/26/2020 at 5:26am
The Canadian government has dedicated C$2.2 billion to clean up contaminated mine sites in the Yukon and Northwest Territories.
The eight projects to be addressed with this investment are the historical Faro, United Keno Hill, Mount Nansen, Ketza River and Clinton Creek mines in the Yukon; and Giant, Cantung and Great Bear Lake mines in the Northwest Territories.
This new remediation effort, No...