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Resource Development in Northern British Columbia

Resource Development in Northern British Columbia

Here in Northern BC the next 6 months will be busy with numerous projects in the natural resource sector. In the short term there are a number of events that will help set the pace forward for the next 10-20 years of business development. Cambridge House First up is the…

Great Bear Rainforest Agreement

Great Bear Rainforest Agreement

From AMEBC Situation On February 1, 2016, the government of BC and representatives from First Nations, environmental groups and the coastal forest industry celebrated an agreement about land designations along the north and central Coast of BC, referred to as the Great Bear Rainforest. The agreement protects 85% of the…

Non-profit puts British Columbia geological data into the public domain

Non-profit puts British Columbia geological data into the public domain

by Greg Klein | January 26, 2016 A deeper understanding—literally—of some 6,700 square kilometres of northwestern British Columbia has come available not only to professionals but also to the public. Land use planners and local communities, as well as geologists and geophysicists, can benefit from a newly released Geoscience B.C.…

Agnico Eagle to Commence Homestake Ridge Drilling Program

Agnico Eagle to Commence Homestake Ridge Drilling Program

  Homestake Resource Corporation (TSX.V – HSR) (“Homestake” or “the Company”) reported today that optionee Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. (“Agnico Eagle”) has notified the Company that it has commenced camp construction, with field-crew mobilization to follow and drilling to begin in early July at the Homestake Ridge property. The planned…

Fortune Minerals Featured in the Smithers Interior News

Fortune Minerals Featured in the Smithers Interior News

A recent edition of Interior News included an article on the Arctos Anthracite Project. The project is an international collaboration between Fortune Minerals Limited (80%) and POSCO Canada Ltd. (20%), the Canadian subsidiary of South Korea’s POSCO, one of the world’s largest steel producers. Local Community to Benefit From Worldwide…