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May 8, 2017 - Bruce Warnsby, Appointed to the Board

YESAB is pleased to announce that Bruce Warnsby has been appointed to the Board.  Bruce is a Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Citizen and worked in Final Agreement implementation negotiations for the First Nation. He attended the Faculty of Law at the University of

March 28, 2017 - Kudz Ze Kayah Mine Project moves into Adequacy Review Stage

The Executive Committee has started the Adequacy Review of the Kudz Ze Kayah Mine Project screening. The proposed project consists of an open pit and underground copper, zinc, lead, silver and gold mine, located approximately 115 km southwest of Ross

January 12, 2017 - 2016 Assessment Statistics Now Available

YESAB releases annual assessment statistics related to all projects assessed at Designated Offices and the Executive Committee. Sector specific statistics on placer and quartz mining related projects are also included.  In 2016 YESAB received 209 pro

October 21, 2016 - Fall Edition of The Voice: YESAB’s Newsletter Now Available

Summer 2017 has been busy for assessors. In this edition of The Voice Newsletter we update you on the status of two Executive Committee Screenings, introduce our latest Board members and talk about the ATAC access road. Kick your feet up and …

August 22, 2016 - Casino Panel Review – CMC Submits Schedule for ESE Statement

On August 19, 2016 Casino Mining Corporation responded to the Executive Committee with a schedule for submitting the Environmental and Socio-economic Statement (ESE Statement).  Casino Mining Corporation (CMC) is targeting to have the ESE Statement c