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mining claim

[′mīn·iŋ ‚klām]
(mining engineering)
That portion of the public mineral lands which a miner, for mining purposes, takes and holds in accordance with mining laws. Also known as claim.
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According to an affidavit filed by Side ElectricalEe's managing director Simbarashe Nyenza, his firm successfully applied for a mining claim in Bindura in June last year.
Today Ontario introduced legislation as part of the ongoing Mining Act Modernization process that, if passed, would improve how mining claims are registered and enhance the province's global competitiveness in the mining industry.
There are a total of 293 mining claims within the Angeles National Forest, of which almost 100 are abandoned or defunct, according to 2004 data compiled by the Washington D.
The completed studies targeted the areas of activity in relationship to the mining claims boundaries.
Aside from its mining/processing activities in Project Cagayan de Oro, the company is currently engaged in buying of gold ores, concentrates, and other semi-processed gold intermediates for processing in its gold processing plant, and is likewise actively evaluating new mining claims, in order to serve the substantial gold bullion requirement of the prospective buyer.
Previous fractured ownership of the mining claims is now consolidated and provides a unique opportunity for modern resource development and potential near-term mining development; and
The acquisition of these additional eight mining claims brings the company's total claims in Utah to 67.
TSX: AZ), a Canadian mineral exploration company, has signed a contract to acquire around 300 acres of patented mining claims from the Asarco Multi-State Environmental Custodial Trust.
Summary: National Agency for Mining Patrimony (ANPM) launched an invitation to tender concerning 36 mining claims for the exploration and exploitation of industrial minerals in 21 provinces, the agency told APS on Wednesday.
The failure of Congress to reform the nation's 135-year-old mining law has left communities in Oregon and throughout the West vulnerable to a modern-day gold rush of new mining claims on federal land.
But when it came to developing institutions for how grazing lands are used or mining claims and water allocated, those were done peacefully.
added 210 non-patented mining claims (4K acres) to its established Ruby mine precious metal property (22 non-patented and five patented mining claims) in Jefferson County.

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