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New CSW Mining datasets: Class 1 Notification Areas,Crown Grants - 50k,Quartz Mining Licences - 50k

November 27, 2019

Department of Energy, Mines, and Resources has released 3 new CSW datasets. These datasets were created to improve the discoverability of Mining data on GeoYukon. They are subsets of existing datasets as described below:

Class 1 Notification Areas-  areas in which Class 1 notifications are required.  Subset of ‘OIC – Placer Mining Act’, showing only records that require a class 1 notification.

Crown Grants - 50k–  locations of crown grants. Subset of ‘Areas Withdrawn from Staking – 50k’, showing only Crown Grant records.

Quartz Mining Licences - 50k –locations of Quartz Mining Licences. Subset of ‘Quartz Land Use Permits – 50k’, showing only valid permits with a class 5 designation.

The layerfiles  for the new datasets are  in \\cswprod\layerfiles\Mining\ under the following folders:

                Class1\ Class 1 Notification Areas

                Quartz Activity\Crown Grants - 50k

                Quartz Activity\Quartz Mining Licences - 50k

If you have any questions about the content of this dataset, please contact mining.gis@gov.yk.ca

These datasets are now on the Geomatics ftpsite ftp://ftp.geomaticsyukon.ca/GeoYukon/Mining\ and have been added to GeoYukon.

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