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Giant Mine: Historical Summary

@inproceedings{Keeling2012GiantMH,
  title={Giant Mine: Historical Summary},
  author={Arn Keeling and John Sandlos},
  year={2012}
}
This report examines the history of arsenic pollution from Giant Yellowknife Gold Mine, and its environmental and public health impacts. It is based on extensive archival research in national and territorial archives, as well as oral histories (published and unpublished) and a review of public reports on the issue. Operating from 1948 to 2004, Giant Mine produced over 7 million ounces of gold mined from arsenopyrite ore formations located on the north shore of Yellowknife Bay. Gold… Expand
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