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By Shane Lasley
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Historic day for BC mining, First Nations

Tahltan, Skeena, province sign landmark mine permitting pact North of 60 Mining News - June 6, 2022

 

Last updated 6/16/2022 at 1:30pm

The camp at Skeena Resources’ Eskay Creek mine project in Tahltan Territory.

Skeena Resources' Eskay Creek gold-silver project in Tahltan Territory will be the first proposed mine in British Columbia to have permits authorized by an indigenous government.

Tahltan Central Government, Skeena Resources Ltd., and British Columbia have signed a landmark agreement that reshapes the mine permitting process in Tahltan Territory, the province, and potentially across all of Canada.

Under this historic pact, Skeena's Eskay Creek gold-silver project will be the first proposed mine in BC to have permits authorized by an indigenous government, marking a signi...



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