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Silver Mining in Canada

Silver – Canadian silver production came to 646 tonnes in 2014, and the country is the 10th-largest producer of the metal in the world. While mines in Ontario and Quebec produce most silver in Canada, exploration is taking place British Columbia, Nunavut and Yukon.

Imperial Metals Gets Green Light for Red Chris Less Than a Year After Mount Polley Disaster

Copper – Imperial Metals has received an environmental permit for another project in the province. This month, the BC government announced that the company has received its environmental permit for Red Chris, making it the sixth mine to open in the province since June 2011.

Drill Tracker Weekly: Pretium Continues Infill Drilling at Ultra High-grade Valley of the Kings Project

Gold – Pretium Resources released initial infill drill results from the 2015 program at its Valley of the Kings project at Brucejack Lake. On March 26, 2015, the company received a BC environmental assessment certificate for the project; it expects a federal environmental decision statement in Q3 2015.