No other province or territory has had two new precious metal mines reach commercial production less than 15 months apart.
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Canadian Environment and Climate Change Minister, Catherine McKenna, said the proposed mine was not likely to have significant adverse effects if the 120 stipulated conditions were met.
The Vancouver-based miner said that the goal behind the proposed acquisition is to create a prominent BC gold exploration/development company.
Eric Sprott backed the company with a $20 million financing in August.