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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

Exploration and Mining in British Columbia 2010

 

EXPLORATION AND MINING IN BRITISH COLUMBIA 2010
(Complete PDF document,  12.5 MB)

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS
(PDF document, 1.3 MB)
Note:  Contains Table of Contents and Cover information


 

OMINECA REGION
Summary and Trends; Metal Mines; Mine Development Projects; Mine Evaluation Projects; Exploration:  Porphyry Copper Projects in Quesnel Terrane; Nickel,
Magnesium and Gold Projects in Cache Creek Terrane; Gold-Silver Projects on

Nechako Plateau; Polymetallic Massive Sulphide Projects in Northern Rocky

Mountains; Rare Metals in (Northern) Rocky Mountain Carbonatite Belt;

Industrial Mineral Projects in Northern Rocky Mountains; Outlook for 2011; Acknowledgments
(PDF document, 1.6 MB) 

MAP OF OPERATING MINES AND SELECTED MAJOR EXPLORATION PROJECTS IN BC, 2010

 

 

SKEENA REGION
Summary and Trends; Mines and Quarries; Mine

Development Projects; Mine Evaluation Projects; Mineral

Exploration:  Porphyry Copper Projects; Porphyry Molybdenum Projects; Nickel in Ultramafic Rocks; Massive Sulphide Projects; Gold-Silver Projects; Outlook for 2011; Acknowledgments; References 
(PDF document,  4.3 MB)

 

NORTHEAST AREA
Summary; Coal Mines; Coal Exploration Projects; 

Acknowledgments

(PDF document, 246 KB)

 

THOMPSON-OKANAGAN-CARIBOO REGION
Summary and Trends; Mines and Quarries; Metal Mines; Coal Mines; Industrial Mineral Quarries and Aggregates; Mine Development Projects; Mineral Exploration Highlights; Porphyry Projects: Thompson Rivers and Shuswap Lake; Cariboo-Chilcotin Plateau; Gold Bridge-Bralorne-Lillooet; Similkameen River; Okanagan; Skarn Projects:  Okanagan; Vein and Breccia Projects: Thompson Rivers and Shuswap Lake; Cariboo-Chilcotin Plateau; Fraser River; Gold Bridge-Bralorne-Lillooet; Okanagan; Similkameen River; Sediment-Hosted Gold Projects: South Cariboo-Chilcotin Plateau; Massive Sulphide Projects: Thompson Rivers and Shuswap Lake; Similkameen River; Cariboo; Magmatic Projects: Thompson Rivers and Shuswap Lake; Similkameen River;

Outlook for 2011 

(PDF document, 1.8 MB)

 

COAST AREA 
Summary and Trends; Mines and Quarries; Metal; Coal; Industrial Minerals and Aggregates; Industrial Minerals:  Central Coast; Northern Vancouver Island; Texada Island; Mainland; Marble, Building and Landscaping Stone; Major Aggregate Mines; Mine Development and Mine Evaluation Projects; Exploration Highlights:  Haida Gwaii; Central Coast; Northern Vancouver Island; Central Vancouver Island; Southern Vancouver Island; Inside Coast; Sea-to-Sky; Northern Cascades; Outlook for 2011; Acknowledgments

(PDF document, 1.3 MB)

 

KOOTENAY-BOUNDARY REGION
Summary and Trends; Mines: Metals; Coal; Industrial Minerals; Mine Evaluation Projects; Exploration Highlights:  Gold Projects; Base Metals Projects; Polymetallic Projects; East Kootenay Coalfields Projects; Acknowledgments

(PDF document,  990 KB)

 

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