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Top News Stories

Strengthening Health Care Research in Thunder Bay
Nov 28, 2014 - Ontario is supporting medical research that will lead to improved care for patients while creating jobs in Thunder Bay.

Highway Construction Improves Roads, Bridges and Creates Jobs in Northwestern Ontario
Nov 21, 2014 - Ontario continues to expand and improve highways throughout Northern Ontario, creating and sustaining more than 5,500 construction jobs annually while making travel safer and more efficient for families, visitors and businesses.

Recent News

Recommendations for Exploration, 2014-2015

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Recommendations for Exploration across Ontario have been released for 2014-2015. The recommendations are generated annually by staff of the Ontario Geological Survey from research, field programs and areas of industry activity.

Northwest Mining and Exploration Status Report 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The 2014 Northwest Mining and Exploration Status Report has been released by the staff of the Northwest Ontario Resident Geologist Program.   The report highlights activities in the region which include producing mines and quarries, major exploration projects, amethyst producers and identified mineral resources.

OGS field work activity posters presented at the 2014 Ontario Exploration and Geoscience Symposium Sudbury Ontario

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Ontario Geological Survey posters presented by geoscientists of the Earth Resources and Geoscience Mapping Section at the Ontario Exploration and Geoscience Symposium (OEGS) November 4 and 5, 2014, Sudbury Ontario

Publications Release Notice — November 4, 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on November 4, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is early December, 2014. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Publications Release Notice — October 7, 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on October 7, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is November 4, 2014. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

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