Indigenous governments crafting stronger mining agreements through land claims

by Derek Neary - November 23, 2018

Looking at mineral claims and mining maps for the NWT and Nunavut, staking and development permit icons criss-cross the vast expanses of both territories. Some exploration sites lie on Indigenous-owned subsurface lands, some on Crown lands. All three producing mines in Nunavut – Baffinland iron ore, Meadowbank gold and Doris North gold – all exist…

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