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Nova Scotia government mulls mining industry's $20M request

Industry group says search for mineral deposits would be boon for rural communities

CBC News

Nova Scotia's mining industry is hoping for good news in the budget Finance Minister Karen Casey plans to introduce on March 26.  

The Mining Industry Association of Nova Scotia and its members have been lobbying the McNeil government in favour of a $20-million proposal to survey and map the province in the hopes of finding mineral-rich deposits.

The results of that aerial work would then be shared, in …

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Mike Johnson Follow Me
Plourde is right; this is industry's job. Plus, NS has already been surveyed and mapped from the ground, and the maps are available from the GSC, Geological Survey of Canada. So this is basically a scam, but being that they are dealing with Mumblesquette, has a good chance of success.

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