British Columbia

British Columbia is a province with a rich mining history and a wealth of mining potential yet undiscovered. Early mining operations brought gold and coal to the surface; today, these and many other valuable minerals are bringing prosperity to B.C. communities.

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View of the KSM Project, near Stewart, B.C.
Mining Insider, Minerals, Mines, British Columbia Gold/Copper grades push higher in Seabridge’s Iron Cap drilling

Seabridge Gold holds a 100% interest in several North American gold resource projects, including the KSM Project near Stewart, B.C.

Twenty-five geochemical soil trends outlined by greater than 75th percentile values in gold, arsenic and antimony on the Boulevard Project
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia, Yukon Independence Gold discovers new soil anomalies on Boulevard, Yukon

With a portfolio of projects in the Yukon and the 3Ts Project in British Columbia, Independence Gold manages a variety of holdings.

Glacier Lake Resources Inc. logo.
Mining Insider, Minerals, Mines, British Columbia New gold-silver-lead-zinc discovery at Silver Vista Property

The Silver Vista property is located in central British Columbia, approximately 55 km northeast of Smithers.

Justin Himmelright, new vice-president of sustainability at Skeena Resources Limited.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Mines, British Columbia Skeena Welcomes New Vice President of Sustainability

Skeena Resources Limited is a junior Canadian mining exploration company focused on developing prospective precious and base metal properties in B.C.

West High Yield Resource Inc. logo.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Massive $750 million deal for magnesium deposit near Rossland

Calgary-based West High Yield Resources sells their mineral properties near Rossland to Maryland-based Gryphon Enterprises for US $750 million

Picture of helicopter at a forested landing area.
Mining Insider, Exploration, Mines, British Columbia Skeena commences underground drilling at Snip

Skeena Resources Limited is a junior Canadian mining exploration company focused on developing prospective precious and base metal properties in B.C.

The Minerals South Conference runs from November 7 to 9, and is held at the Heritage Inn Hotel and Convention Centre in Cranbrook.
Mining Insider, Education, Mines, British Columbia Minerals South conference in Cranbrook November 7 to 9

The conference is organized by East Kootenay Chamber of Mines (EKCM), a non-profit organization actively promoting sustainable exploration, mining and education

A wastewater treatment plant.
Mining Insider, Mines, Sustainability & environment, Technology, British Columbia BC Innovation Council awards $735,000 to fund market-driven research

Four projects awarded through BCIC Ignite Program promise to address industry problems and provide significant benefits to BC

Aerial view of the Silvertip Mine, located in northern British Columbia.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Mines, British Columbia Coeur acquires JDS’ Silvertip Mine in British Columbia: deal to close in October

The high-grade silver-zinc-lead Silvertip mine is located in northern British Columbia, Canada.

Graphic of Kirkham Property.
Mining Insider, Exploration, Mines, British Columbia Metallis commences drilling at Thunder North, contiguous to Nickel Mountain Discovery

Metallis Resources Inc. is a Vancouver-based company focused on the exploration of gold, copper and silver at its 100% owned Kirkham Property situated in B.C.

Decar Nickel Mine.
Mining Insider, Exploration, Mines, British Columbia FPX Nickel completes Stepout drilling program targeting southeast extension of Baptiste Deposit

FPX Nickel Corp. is focused on the exploration and development of the Decar Nickel-Iron Alloy Project, located in central British Columbia.

Vancouver-based design-build company Fusion Projects created this snazzy and modern office space for Conuma Coal Resource Ltd.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Mines, British Columbia Sleek headquarters for coal mining company

Fusion Projects delivers “exceptional value” for downtown headquarters

Gavin Dirom, new President and CEO of Geoscience BC.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Mines, British Columbia Gavin C. Dirom appointed as President and CEO of Geoscience BC

Geoscience BC is an independent, non-profit organization that generates earth science information in collaboration with local communities and government.

Graphic of Silver Vista Project.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Glacier Lake receives work permit approval for up to 10,000 meters of drilling on Silver Vista

The Silver Vista copper-silver project, located near Smithers, British Columbia, is the company's flagship enterprise.

An aerial view of the Silver Vista property near Smithers, B.C.
Mining Insider, Exploration, Mines, British Columbia Glacier Lake completes first pass 2017 exploration program at Silver Vista

The multiple objectives of the program were to verify access into the various parts of the property, locate the main showings and prospect favourable areas.

View of Teck's Elk Valley Mine.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia China Investment Corporation (CIC) sells 7% of its stake in Teck Resources

The company intends to continue to hold the balance of its Class B shares as a long-term financial investor.

Aerial view of the Kirkham Property.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Metallis drills into mineralized monzonite, ramps up exploration program

Metallis Resources Inc. provides highlights on its 2017 exploration and drilling program at the Kirkham Property.

An overview of the Kirkham Property.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Metallis commences drilling at Kirkham Property in Eskay Camp

The 10,600 hectare Kirkham Property is located about 65 km north of Stewart within the prolific Golden Triangle.

Scenic view of mountains, with worker and construction vehicle in foreground.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Teck Steelmaking coal price guidance issued: volume up—prices slide

Teck is a diversified company committed to responsible mining and mineral development.

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