Mines and Minerals

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Publications Release Notice — February 20, 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on February 20, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Recommendations for Exploration, 2018–2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Recommendations for Exploration across Ontario have been released for 2018–2019. The recommendations are generated annually by staff of the Ontario Geological Survey from research, field programs and areas of industry activity.

Recommendations for Exploration 2018–2019

Summer Work Experience for Geoscience Students

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Applications for summer 2019 field assistant with the Ontario Geological Survey are now open.

Financial Assurance Table

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Financial Assurance table (updated January 17, 2019) shows the proponent, sites, total dollar value of financial assurance and form of financial assurance. The table includes a listing of the form in which the financial assurance can be provided (examples: cash, bonds, letters of credit, mining reclamation trust, financial test, pledge of assets, a sinking fund or royalties per tonne).

Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2018

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey is pleased to provide Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2018 (OFR 6350) for electronic distribution.

Summary of Field Work and Other Activities presents highlights of, and key new information from, mapping and geoscientific research conducted during the year.