Overview of Trends in Canadian Mineral Exploration

The Overview of Trends in Canadian Mineral Exploration report was prepared annually by Natural Resources Canada (NRCan). The last edition (2009) contains Footnote 1:

  • a review of mineral exploration and resource development in Canada;
  • an analysis of mineral exploration, deposit appraisal and mine complex development activity Footnote 2;
  • a review of Canadian reserves of selected major metals and recent production decisions Footnote 3;
  • a regional outlook;
  • a review of Canadian global exploration activity; and
  • a summary of historical exploration and deposit appraisal statistics.Footnote 4