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Minto Copper-Gold Mine, Yukon Territory


Yukon Territory, about 240km northwest of Whitehorse, Canada


Minto Explorations, a subsidiary of Capstone Mining Corp

Reserves (as of March 2011)

Proven and probable reserves of 12.9Mt graded at 1.53% Cu, 0.60g/t Au and 5.2g/t of Ag

Geology Type

Metamorphic assemblages and batholiths, Mesozoic-aged plutonic rocks

Mining Method

Open pit

Production (2011)

Between 39 and 41Mlb of payable copper

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