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Gold mining in Alaska - Wikipedia

Active mines. The following are active gold-producing mines and advanced lode exploration or development projects. Lode (hard rock) mines. The Fort Knox mine is located within the Fairbanks North Star Borough, 25 miles (40 km) northeast of Fairbanks.The mine site is located primarily on State of Alaska and the Mental Health Trust lands. The mine is a wholly owned by Kinross Gold Corporation.

Alaska's Clash Over Salmon and Gold Goes National

11/18/2012 · Alaska's Clash Over Salmon and Gold Goes National Mostly roadless, the Bristol Bay area doesn't look like a battlefield, yet it's become a Gettysburg of natural resource conflict. 5 Minute Read

ITH Mines - 2012

4/18/2012 · International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. controls a 100% interest in the world-class Livengood Gold Project accessible by paved highway 70 miles north of Fairbanks, Alaska. In 2012 ITH is focused on the rapid advancement of the Livengood project into a compelling potential development scenario while it continues to seek to expand its current ...

Treasure Hunt: The Battle Over Alaska's Mega Mine | Alaska ...

7/23/2012 · In Alaska Gold, airing tomorrow ... want to dig one of the world’s largest open-pit mines — up to three miles wide and thousands of feet deep. ... (July 25, 2012):This post has been updated to ...

Alaska’s Mining Industry

325,708 ounces of gold Kensington 2012 Production: 82,125 ounces of gold Barrow Kotzebue Nome Bethel Dillingham Unalaska Kodiak Anchorage Fairbanks Juneau The three years that followed were the most pro-ductive in Alaska’ pre-Prudhoe Bay history, a record we are approaching for 2012. The number of miners in Alaska peaked in 1916 at 8,590, with wages ranging from $3 per shift

New interactive map portrays mining boom across Alaska ...

In Northwest Alaska, Red Dog, one of the world's largest zinc mines, continues to expand. In Southeast, gold ore from Kensington Mine helped boost the state's exports to China by $92 million last ...

MAJOR MINES | AMA - Alaska Miners Association

More than 200 placer mines produced 41,000 ounces of gold with a value of $52 million. Approximately 120 active rock quarries, and sand and gravel operations throughout Alaska with at least $12 million in production value on state lands. Export value of $1.8 billion, or 36% of Alaska’s total exports (2017). • 205 active placer mines produce

“Alaska’s Secret Gold Mine: Biggest Gold Discovery of last ...

“The results: This deposit holds 39 MILLION ounces of gold… absolutely huge in the mining business. “To put that into perspective, that would make it the single largest gold deposit in America today, far exceeding the two largest existing mines – the Carlin and Goldstrike gold mines of Nevada. ” OK, so that’s a whole mess of gold.

Why did Alaska allow the miners in Gold Rush to completely ...

First, “Gold Rush” is the name of a television show about a private company that mines for gold in Alaska. “The Gold Rush” is a phrase that refers to the stampede of gold prospectors and miners and others to Alaska, during the late 1800’s to the e...

Alaska Metals Mining - groundtruthtrekking.org

Alaska has five major metal mines in operation: Red Dog zinc-lead mine, Fort Knox gold mine, Pogo gold mine, Kensington gold mine, and Greens Creek silver mine. Annually, they produced 34 million tons of ore combined in 2012. Two mines – Kensington and Red Dog – are remote, having no connection to the highway system or to established electrical grids.