1997



Mixed bag for October mineral production

Canadian production of gold, nickel, refined copper and zinc, and potash rose between October 1996 and October 1997. However, output of silver, primary copper and zinc, asbestos and lead dropped over …


Placer earns awards for Ontario mine

The Campbell gold mine of Placer Dome near Red Lake, in northwestern Ontario, has received three awards from the Ontario Ministry of the Environment.Presented as part of the ministry’s Pollution Preve…



Geomaque gives boost to Vueltas del Rio deposit

Ongoing metallurgical studies have allowed Geomaque Explorations (GEO-T) to increase resources for the San Juan zone on its advance-staged Vueltas del Rio gold project in northwestern Honduras.Resourc…







Blue Emerald explores in Nicaragua

A geochemical sampling program by Blue Emerald Resources (BER-V) has identified two anomalous trends on the Quebrada de Oro project in northern Nicaragua.The trends are believed to host numerous gold …