In addition, no obvious change was observed in the depth to the water table in the coal mine area
; therefore, this area can be classified as a low-intensive mining area.
The mining right to allow a company subsidiary, Southgold Exploration (Pty) Ltd (Southgold), to mine gold, silver and other minerals in the Burnstone mine area
has been executed in the name of Southgold on February 17, 2009.
Finnish fertilisers producer Kemira GrowHow Oyj said on Monday (25 June) that the Finnish ministry of trade and industry has made its decision about the mining rights in the Sokli mine area
at Savukoski in Eastern Lapland, Finland.
(Mitsui) and Russia-based Techsnabexport (Tenex) today announced their completion of a joint survey in the Yuzhnaya mine area
in Aldan, a previously unexcavated area in Russia.
The Toronto-based exploration company says recent drill results, which include 2.93 grams per tonne (g/t) over 15.24 metres and 9.42 g/t over 4.16 m, are from a program designed to test near surface gold mineralization in the North Mine area
These flocs carry toxic metals--which normally would have stayed in the streambed--downstream from the mine area
, where they can poison aquatic animals and plants.
If heavy rain flows through the mine area
, it can pick up iron sulfide and carry it from the mine area
into the watersheds--and into the park.
Recent drilling has tested the Naranja Zone and the San Francisco mine area
. Drilling highlights from the Naranja Z include 1.41 g/t Au over 2.0m; and 2.0m of 1.35 g/t Au; while results from the San Francisco mine area
include 18.2 g/t Au over 1.5m, 1.41 g/t Au over 2m, and 1.35 g/t Au over 2m.