Operator proposes iron mine expansion
Regulators, public weigh Baffinland's plan to double exports North of 60 Mining News – April 30, 2021
Last updated 5/6/2021 at 3:59pm
As Nunavut regulators wrapped up a contentious final series of hearings in April on a proposed expansion of the Mary River iron ore mine on Baffin Island, the Canadian territory got hit with a new outbreak of COVID-19, this time in Iqaluit, Nunavut's capital.
Baffinland Iron Mines Ltd. has operated Mary River, one of the largest and northernmost iron mines in the world, for six years. The compa...