BTV Explores Yukon’s Booming Mining Industry
On national TV Sat. Sept. 14 & Sun. Sept. 15, 2019
BTV- Business Television heads up to Canada’s Yukon for a special episode on this thriving mining community
Victoria Gold Corp. (VIT:TSX.V)
Victoria Golds’ Eagle Gold Mine in the Yukon is set to pour gold shortly. The mine will produce doré from a conventional open pit operation with a three-stage crushing plant, in-valley heap leach and carbon-in-leach adsorption-desorption gold recovery plant. Furthermore, the company currently has year-round road access to the site and a fully operational 250-person all-season camp on site. Commercial grid power is available approximately 45 km by road from the site. In addition, an airstrip suitable for commercial planes is located 80 km to the south.
Victoria Gold Corp. is a leading gold exploration and development company. Overall, the Company’s Eagle Gold Project in Yukon Canada hosts a National Instrument 43-101 compliant Reserve of 2.7 million ounces of gold.
Golden Predator Mining Corp. (GPY:TSX.V, NTGSF:OTCQX)
20 years ago, low gold prices shut the Brewery Creek Mine. Now, Golden Predator is advancing the past-producing mine which is now fully licensed.
The turnkey Brewery Creek Mine has a clear path to production as an economically and environmentally proven project. Moreover, it has established resources grading more than 1.0 g/t Gold and low capex to production in a safe first world jurisdiction. Optimization studies are progressing to enhance the already positive multi-phase project economics described in the 2014 Preliminary Economic Assessment. Furthermore, drilling continues to expand the numerous open ended resources and untested targets across the 186 km2 brownfield property.
Fireweed Zinc Ltd. (FWZ:TSX.V)
Fireweed Zinc is focused on advancing their Macmillan Pass Project, which is host to world class zinc-lead deposits.
The Macmillan Pass project is host to the Tom, Jason, Boundary Zone & End Zone zinc-lead-silver deposits. It’s located in the Yukon Territory, Canada and is accessible via gravel road and by air via the Macmillan Pass Airstrip located on the property.
Overall, their management’s vision is to create value for our shareholders by building Fireweed Zinc into a leading base metal development and production company.
Banyan Gold Corp. (BYN:TSX.V)
Banyan Gold is a gold exploration company with two strong gold projects in the Yukon. In fact, both of these have high potential to host multi million ounces.
The Hyland Gold Project is 100% owned and located in the Watson Lake Mining District in the southeast Yukon, approximately 74 kilometres northeast from the town of Watson Lake within the traditional territory of the Kaska Dena Nation (Liard First Nation).
In addition, the Aurex-McQuesten gold project is 100% owned. It’s located in the Mayo Mining district, approximately 56 kilometres northeast from the village of Mayo and 356 kilometres north of Whitehorse.
White Gold Corp. (WGO:TSX.V)
White Gold is a gold exploration company continues to differentiate itself in the legendary Yukon Gold District with 25 different projects.
Moreover, White Gold owns a portfolio of 22,040 quartz claims across 35 properties covering over 439,000 hectares representing over 40% of the Yukon’s White Gold District. Their flagship White Gold property has a mineral resource of 1,039,600 ounces Indicated at 2.26 g/t Au and 508,700 ounces Inferred at 1.48 g/t Au. Mineralization on the Golden Saddle and Arc is also known to extend beyond the limits of the current resource estimate.
Metallic Group of Companies (MMG:TSX.V, GCX:TSX.V, PGE:TSX.V)
Metallic Group of Companies is a collaboration of three separate exploration companies, each set to unlock under-explored areas in the Yukon.
The company consists of Metallic Minerals, Group Ten Metals and Granite Creek Copper. Overall, their focus is exploration large-scale targets in silver and gold, platinum group metals, and copper.
Plus, comments on the Yukon Mining Alliance from Yukon’s Premier, Sandy Silver.
BTV, a half-hour weekly investment program, profiles emerging companies across Canada and the US to bring investors information for their portfolio. With Hosts Taylor Thoen and Jessica Katrichak, BTV interviews experts, top analysts, plus features companies at their location giving investors an insightful business perspective.
BTV BROADCAST TIMES:
CANADA: BNN Bloomberg – Saturday Sept.14 @ 8:00pm EST, Sunday Sept.15 @ 4:30pm EST
Bell Express Vu – Saturday Sept.14 @ 8:00pm EST, Sunday Sept.15 @ 4:30pm EST
Air Canada: TV Seatback: Business Channel
Biz Television Network – Sun Sept. 22 @ 5:30am, 6pm & 9:00pm PST, Tues Sept. 24 @ 5:00pm & 8:00pm PST