Energy, Mines and Resources

Energy, Mines & Resources

2015 Robert E. Leckie Award Winners
(lef to to right) Randy Lewis, Allison Rippen-Armstrong and Derek Scheffen of Kaminak Gold; Lily Green and Kim Green of Caw Mining; Jennie Gjertson and Ron Light of Minto Exploration; and Minister Scott Kent.

Mineral exploration funding extended

November 20, 2015 - The Government of Yukon is providing $1.4 million in support of prospecting and exploration activities in Yukon.

Award showcases stewardship in mining

November 17, 2015 - The winners of the 2015 Robert E. Leckie awards were announced yesterday evening at the annual Geoscience Forum and Trade Show banquet.

New strategic initiatives unit at EMR

November 16, 2015 - Minister Scott Kent has announced a new unit at the department of Energy, Mines and Resources dedicated to working on strategic initiatives, including the Mine Licensing Improvement Initiative and the Mineral Development Strategy.

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