• History of Island Copper Mine Brian Welchman (2nd Oct

    Oct 04, 2017· Island Copper Mine was located near Port Hardy at the northern end of Vancouver Island, and at it’s peak, employed almost 1,000 people. The bottom of the pit was 1320 ft deep (below sea level) at the end of the mine’s life. At the time, this was the lowest point on earth replacing the former lowest point which was adjacent to the Dead Sea.

  • QM Environmental Mount Washington

    On a remote er of Vancouver Island, an open pit copper mine abandoned in 1967 became the source of contamination for a historically rich aquatic habitat, the Tsolum River. A number of remediation efforts were attempted over the years, but high copper concentrations continued to affect the watershed, worsening with rainfall and seasonal melt.

  • B.C. mining company allowed to write Vancouver Island

    Dec 14, 2019· This Sept. 19, 2018 photo shows the Yellow Pine Pit open-pit gold mine in the Stibnite Mining District in central Idaho, where a company hopes to start mining again. Vancouver Island

  • Three years of mining, 40 years of taxpayer clean up for

    Dec 16, 2019· In 1967, after a year of construction and less than three money-losing years of operation, the Japanese backers of this ill-fated open-pit mine went bankrupt, leaving behind mounds of copper ore and waste rock blasted from the north side of Mount Washington.

  • Island Copper Mine fonds University of Victoria

    Annual Environmental Reports, 1971-1998ICM Staff Environmental Reports, 1970-2000University Reports, 1970-2000Consultants' Reports, 1970-1999Government Reports, 1970-1997Other Reports, 1971-2000Box 11971. University of British Columbia. Summary Report: Pre-Operational Phase, March-September 1971. Submitted to the Environmental Control Program, Island Copper Mine (Rupert Inlet, BC). 54 pp. 1971-1972. University of British Columbia. Appends No. 1 and 2, to Accompany Summary Report: Initial PBox 21978. Island Copper Mine, Utah Mines Ltd. Environmental Assessment Report, Vol. 2. 556 pp. and Appends. 1978. Utah Mines Limited, Environmental Quality Department. Island Copper Mine: Environmental Assessment Report, Vol. 1. 103 pp. Abstract 1979. Island Copper Mine, Utah Mines LtdBox 31983. Island Copper Mine, Utah Mines Ltd. Annual Environmental Assessment Report, Vol. 1. 152 pp. and Appends. Executive Summary 1983. Island Copper Mine, Utah Mines Ltd. Annual Environmental Assessment Report, Vol. 2. 602 pp. and Appendix. Abstract 1984. Island Copper Mine, Utah Mines Ltd在archives.library.uvic.ca上查看更多信息
  • North Island Copper and Gold Project, Vancouver Island

    Geology and Mineralisation of North Island ProjectNorth Island Project ReservesMining at North IslandOre ProcessingInfrastructure FacilitiesCons InvolvedThe copper-gold project is a combination of 212 mixed legacy and cell mineral claims covering 33,447ha. It comprises two main deposits, namely Hushamu and Red Dog, along with five partially explored copper-gold porphyry deposits. The dominant rocks of the Hushamu deposit are believed to be from the early to mid-Jurassic Bonanza Group volcanics and the Mid-Jurassic Island Plutonic Suite. Major lithological units found at Hu在mining-technology上查看更多信息
  • open pit mine on vancouver island Straffe Artist

    UTAH MINES LTD ISLAND COPPER MINE PO BOX 370 PORT HARDY BC VON 2PO TELEPHONE 1604) 949 6326 westerly from the present open pit Although rock outcrop is sparse in this area the presence of one small knob of quartz feldspar Vancouver B C V6E 2V2 (604) 6832222

  • Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. Mishi Open Pit Mine

    The Mishi Mine is an open pit mining operation that has been intermittently producing since 2002. Production recommenced in 2012 at a rate of 200 tonnes per day and has since expanded to approximately 400 tonnes per day. Recent investments in milling operations have enabled continuous and increasing production since 2013.

  • Gold Mining on Vancouver Island

    Vancouver Island has a rich gold mining history that dates back to 1864 when prospectors discovered gold in Leech River, bringing hundreds of prospectors to the southern section of the island. The small gold rush led to the growth of Leechtown, a booming mining town of about 5,000 people.

  • List of mines in British Columbia Wikipedia

    39 行· This is an incomplete list of mines in British Columbia, Canada and includes operating and

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  • QM Environmental Mount Washington

    On a remote er of Vancouver Island, an open pit copper mine abandoned in 1967 became the source of contamination for a historically rich aquatic habitat, the Tsolum River. A number of remediation efforts were attempted over the years, but high copper concentrations continued to affect the watershed, worsening with rainfall and seasonal melt.

  • Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. Mishi Open Pit Mine

    The Mishi Mine is an open pit mining operation that has been intermittently producing since 2002. Production recommenced in 2012 at a rate of 200 tonnes per day and has since expanded to approximately 400 tonnes per day. Recent investments in milling operations have enabled continuous and increasing production since 2013.

  • B.C. mining company allowed to write Vancouver Island

    Dec 14, 2019· This Sept. 19, 2018 photo shows the Yellow Pine Pit open-pit gold mine in the Stibnite Mining District in central Idaho, where a company hopes to start mining again. Vancouver Island

  • Island Copper Mine fonds University of Victoria

    The Island Copper Mine, which was Canada's third largest copper mine, was located about 16 kilometres South of Port Hardy, near the northern end of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. From 1970 to 1995, Copper, Gold, Silver, Molybdenum and a by-product Rhenium were mined, using conventional open pit truck and shovel methods.

  • Gold Mining on Vancouver Island

    Vancouver Island has a rich gold mining history that dates back to 1864 when prospectors discovered gold in Leech River, bringing hundreds of prospectors to the southern section of the island. The small gold rush led to the growth of Leechtown, a booming mining town of about 5,000 people.

  • Existing Coal Mines in BC Wilderness Committee

    British Columbia has nine active coal mines, and one mine currently on hiatus. Combined these mines produce over 25 million tonnes of coal each year. Much of this coal is for export, and is not counted in BC's emissions reporting. Vancouver IslandQuinsam This mine is located on Vancouver Island and owned by Hillsborough Resources. Every year, the mine produces over 877,000 tonnes of coal The

  • 20.1 Metal Deposits Physical Geology

    Figure 20.9 Underground at the Myra Falls Mine, Vancouver Island. [SE] Figure 20.10 Schematic cross-section of a typical underground mine. [SE] In many cases, the near-surface part of an ore body is mined with an open pit, while the deeper parts are mined underground (Figures 20.10 and 20.11).

  • British Columbia's ten biggest mines MINING.COM

    Sep 17, 2013· Summary: Gibraltar, Taseko Mines Limited 75% owned copper-molybdenum mine, is located near Williams Lake in central British Columbia, Canada. The open pit mine, covers approximately 109 square

  • Mining Nyrstar

    Myra Falls is located in a provincial park in central Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The site is approximately 90 km from the local coastal town of Campbell River and its port, on the North-east side of Vancouver Island.. The Myra Falls zinc-copper-gold (lead-silver) mineral deposits are comprised of complex metal-zoned Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide deposits.

  • B.C. Mine Information Website Province of British Columbia

    A page about Mine Safety Reporting and Planning. The Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources has colorated with the Environmental Assessment Off and the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change to develop a new B.C. Mine Information website.This site makes mine-related information from all three agencies availe online in one place for the first time.

  • Geology of the Island Copper mine, Port Open Collections

    The Island Copper deposit at Port Hardy, approximately 200 miles northwest of Vancouver, B.C., consists of two ore zones with total reserves of 280,000,000 tons of 0.52 percent copper and 0.029 percent molybdenite. Ore zones occur in Jurassic andesitic rocks in the hanging wall and footwall of a quartz-feldspar porphyry dyke. Breccias with volcanic and intrusive fragments cap the dyke and

  • 15 Adaptive Re-Uses for Old Mines Mental Floss

    Mar 15, 2016· A limestone quarry in the early 1900s, serving cement needs from San Francisco to Victoria, British Columbia, this Vancouver Island spot has been turned into a

  • Last ing coal mine on Vancouver Island shuts down

    The last ing coal mine on Vancouver Island has halted production indefinitely, marking the end of an industry that established towns, a railway, and some of the province's first our unions

  • Mount McQuillan and China Creek: Gold Mines and Mining Claims

    Vancouver Island Gold Mine Mineral Creek That year all was of the open-cut and "glory hole" (open pit) method of mining and 80 tons of ore was shipped out. However, eventually between 1938 and 1942, 6867 tons of ore was shipped containing 2667 oz.