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2013-05-28 23:24:10

The Cree language and multiple moving parts were a couple of the challenges Origin Displays ironed out with Ontario Northland during the creation of their menu board system. Long Island, NY (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Origin Display Group Inc., a leading supplier of indoor, outdoor, and digital menu boards, has gone north of the border to Cochrane to produce a stainless steel menu board system for Ontario Northland´s Polar Bear Express train. The Polar Bear Express is a commuter train that...

2011-02-21 11:13:00

Toronto Stock Exchange: G New York Stock Exchange: GG VANCOUVER and WEMINDJI, QC, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ - GOLDCORP INC. (NYSE: GG) (TSX: G) ("Goldcorp"), the Cree Nation of Wemindji, the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) and the Cree Regional Authority (the "Crees") today signed a Collaboration Agreement regarding the development and operation of Goldcorp's Ó°l©onore Gold Project in northern Qu©bec. The signing ceremony took place...

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2010-02-17 08:30:00

The southern limit of permanently frozen ground, or permafrost, is now 130 kilometers further north than it was 50 years ago in the James Bay region, according to two researchers from the Department of Biology at Universit© Laval. In a recent issue of the scientific journal Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, Serge Payette and Simon Thibault suggest that, if the trend continues, permafrost in the region will completely disappear in the near future. The researchers measured the retreat...

2010-02-17 09:49:12

Modern methods can answer a multitude of questions, but sometimes traditional techniques are superior. Authorities in northern Quebec, Canada, found this to their cost, when they relied upon statistical data to monitor moose populations. For many centuries the Cree, an indigenous group of people living in the James Bay region of northern Quebec (around 800km north of Montreal), have lived in harmony with their environment. They hunt a variety of animals including beaver, bear, and moose,...

2008-11-03 15:00:15

Bearclaw Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE: BRL) (FRANKFURT: 5BQ) is pleased to announce the results of its summer 2008 exploration program on its Wakeham Basin and James Bay prospective uranium properties in Quebec. The programs were carried out under the supervision of some of the foremost specialists in Quebec uranium geology and exploration: Emilien Seguin, a director of Bearclaw, Benoit Magrina, Ramin Salkhi, and Kamal Sharma. Bearclaw spent a total of more that $2.1 million on the programs,...

2008-10-01 09:00:31

NQ Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE: NQE) is pleased to announce that reconnaissance prospecting carried out during the summer of 2008 on its Aylmer property in James Bay has resulted in the discovery of a gold/copper showing and confirmation of an old gold/silver showing. In July 2008, one day of geological reconnaissance and prospecting was carried out on four of the five blocks of the Aylmer property. The prospecting work resulted in the discovery of a volcanogenic massive sulphide zone on...

2008-09-17 09:00:00

NQ Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE: NQE) is pleased to announce that five uranium-bearing pegmatite fields have been discovered on its Star Lake property in James Bay as a result of reconnaissance prospecting work carried out in the summer of 2008. The goal of the two days of prospecting in 2008 was to locate the source of uranium anomalies identified by lake bottom sediment and till surveys conducted in 2005 and 2006. This work revealed five fields of uranium-bearing pegmatites ranging from...

2008-09-11 12:00:30

NQ Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE: NQE) is pleased to announce that new gold and zinc showings have been discovered on its Duncan property in James Bay as a result of reconnaissance prospecting work carried out in the summer of 2008. The goal of the 2008 prospecting program was to locate the source of airborne INPUT electromagnetic anomalies work identified in 1979-80 but never prospected. The work resulted in the discovery of two new gold showings, one zinc showing, as well as eight zones...

2008-08-22 09:00:53

Quest Uranium Corporation (TSX VENTURE: QUC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an exploration property agreement with a Montreal-based prospecting group for the right to acquire a 100% interest in claims located in the LG4 area of the James Bay region, Quebec. The agreement with the prospectors covers a single block of 14 contiguous mining claims comprising more than 709 hectres in the Sakami Lake area of northwestern Quebec (Figure 1). The property area is readily accessible...

2008-06-17 12:00:41

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - June 17, 2008) - Virginia Mines Inc. (TSX:VGQ) ("Virginia") is pleased to bring you up-to-date with the results of exploration programs carried out on its gold projects in the James Bay region of Quebec. Although these work programs did not generate new economic gold resources, they nonetheless led to the discovery of new gold structures totally unknown to date and lengthened extensions of previously known gold structures. CORVET EST Two drilling programs...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.