Noront Resources exploration boss digs into the details of the 2021 exploration year
The mineral endowment in the Ring of Fire appears to be vast, deep, rich and long-lasting.
As compelling as the geological picture is of the world-class base and precious metal deposits in the Far North exploration camp, 500 kilometres northeast of Thunder Bay, all anyone wants to talk about is, what’s happening with the access roads?
It’s a topic of discussion too with Noront Resources, the leading mine developer in the James Bay lowlands. “The road is everything,” said Ryan Weston, the company’s vice-president of exploration, at a recent web gathering of the Sudbury Prospectors and Developers Association.
“Without the road there’s no Ring of Fire development, which means there’s no exploration.” Continue Reading →