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    Major Mines Projects Mount Polley Mine

    Mount Polley Mine is an open pit coppergold mine with a developing underground project. Surface loading equipment included two PH 2100 electric shovels a PH 2300 electric shovel and an Komatsu PC1800 diesel excavator. The haulage fleet included twelve 785 trucks and three 777 trucks.

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    Fear puts the shine on gold for mining investment Prince

    When Imperial Metals (TSX:III) shut down its Mount Polley coppergold mine in May 2019 it wasnt because of the tailings pond failure it suffered in 2014. Fear puts the shine on gold for mining

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    Mining's Future in a Green Economy Mount Polley

    Michael Goehring CEO Mining Association of BC discusses minings important role in the green economy. BC is a hotbed of innovation so our industry is working closely with BC tech sector so we can conserve more waste less and reduce our environmental footprint. The minerals and metals that BC produces copper silver gold steelmaking []

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    Copper rally could prompt Mount Polley restart

    Copper had fallen below the $3 per pound mark that mines like Mount Polley need to operate at a profit. The mine which went into operation in 1997 had shut down before in 2002 when copper

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    Mount Polley tailings pond remediation six

    When Imperial Metals (TSX:III) invites the public on site tours to see the restoration of Hazeltine Creek near its Mount Polley coppergold mine some visitors ask

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    Mount Polley Mine Imperial Metals

    Mount Polley is an open pit copper/gold mine with an underground component located in southcentral British Columbia 56 kilometres northeast of Williams Lake. The property encompasses 20 113 hectares comprised of seven mining leases totalling 2 007 hectares and 46

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    Mount Polley Remediation and recovery journal

    An exploration area at the Mount Polley site called the Frypan/Morehead located west and north of the mine covering approximately 3 x 3 kilometres has recently been the focus of exploration. This area is a largely till covered magnetic high with a similar magnetic response to that obtained over the Mount Polley mine host rock of monzonite and hydrothermally altered monzonite breccia pipes.

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    British Columbias Mount Polley Copper Mining Disaster of

    On August 4 2014 a copper/gold open pit mine at Mount Polley British Columbia had its huge tailings pond dam (an earthen dam) suddenly burst massively polluting downstream streams rivers and lakes (and probably eventually the Pacific Ocean at the mouth of the Fraser River not to mention underground aquifers which had already been polluted during the years before the catastrophe.

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    News and Information on the Mount Polley Mine Disaster

    The Mount Polley mine is an open pit gold and copper mine in operation since 1997 and is owned by Imperial Metals. Image Global News Latest News about "News and Information on the Mount Polley Mine Disaster"