Back River


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Back River

a river in N Canada, flowing northeast through Nunavut to the Arctic Ocean. Length: about 966 km (600 miles)
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Sabina began formal environmental assessment for the Back River project in 2012 and is currently about 75% through the process.
Release date- 19072011 - Vancouver, BC - Sabina Gold & Silver Corp is pleased to announce additional assay results from holes drilled as part of the 2011 exploration program on its Umwelt and Llama deposits at the Goose property and new results from exploration drilling on the George property at its 100% owned Back River Project in Nunavut, Canada.
Set on marshy land on the western bank of Back River, the site had received large quantities of debris in the 1950s and 1960s, including plasterboard, auto parts, wood, plastics and drums.
who serves as the Qualified Person under National Instrument 43-101 on the Company's Back River Project.
WT), a Canada-based mining company engaged in exploration and development of precious metals, has completed a sale of the Back River exploration project in Nunavut, Canada, to Sabina Silver Corporation (TSX V: SBB) (Sabina).
1), namely the James River (2001 and 2002), Elizabeth and Lafayette Rivers (2001), York River (2002), Mobjack Bay (2002), Back River (2002), Poquoson River (2002), and the region northeast of Willoughby Spit known as Ocean View (2002).
To protect Langley Air Force Base, a team of government agencies and private environmental groups has built a manmade oyster reef under the waters of the Back River.
FIREFIGHTERS and volunteers fought back river waters yesterday as unprecedented flooding threatened Prague's historic Old Town and killed at least 95 people across Europe.
Today, ospreys regularly forage in the nearby Back River, fly through the approach and departure zones of the runway, and frequently land on the airfield to consume their catch.
Perch were also collected from the Back River (39 [degrees] 15' N, 76 [degrees] 27, W; collected on 10 June, 12 August, and 8 October) on the western shore of the bay.
The river estuaries have soft, sandy coves like Broad Cove in Hingham Harbor, Hewitt's Cove in Weymouth's Back River, and dozens of unnamed coves in the North River.
The Wastewater Facilities Division within the City of Baltimore, Maryland Public Works Department has steadily diversified - and privatized - its sludge management program at the 180-mgd Back River Wastewater Treatment Plant.