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Ontario Supporting Tourism, Job Growth in the North
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Ontario Supporting Sudbury's Agri-Food Sector
April 13, 2018 - Ontario is investing in local businesses in the Greater Sudbury Region that will help strengthen the region's agri-food processing industry.

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Report of Activities 2012

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey’s Resident Geologist Program is pleased to provide Report of Activities 2012 for electronic distribution.

2013 Ontario Geological Survey Field Projects

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey will conduct approximately 40 geoscience mapping projects across Ontario during 2013. The accompanying map highlights active projects planned for Northern and Southern Ontario.

Publications Release Notice — April 16, 2013

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on April 16, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is June 4, 2013. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Publications Release Notice — April 2, 2013

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on April 2, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is April 16, 2013. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Mandatory requirements for Exploration Plans and Exploration Permits as of April 1, 2013

Mines and Minerals Division: 

As the result of changes to the Mining Act, as of April 01, 2013, Exploration Plans and Exploration Permits are mandatory. For more information, please see the Plans and Permits Notice.

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