Notice – TGI 4 Abstract Link

Posted Jun.18.2015

The Open File (TGI 4) can be viewed for the next 21 days.  Follow this link to the abstracts:     Title: Targeted at Geoscience Initiative 4:  Contributions to the Understanding of Precambrian Lode Gold Deposits and Implications for Exploration.

Ontario Prospectors Association has T-Shirts!!!

Posted Mar.17.2015

Click here to view OPA T-Shirts For Sale  T-Shirts for sale $20.00 plus shipping and handling $25.00.  Contact Susan or Alexis 866.259.3727 or 807.622.3284 or or


2015 Northwestern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium “Turning the Corner?”

Posted Jan.29.2015

The 2015 Northwestern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium "Turning the Corner?" will be held in Thunder Bay at the Valhalla Inn, April 14 & 15.  Please click link to the 2015 NWOMMS page

2015 Northeastern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium “ABITIBI-GOLD 2015″

Posted Jan.23.2015

The 2015 Northeastern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium "ABITIBI-GOLD 2015" will be held in Kirkland Lake at Northern College, March 28 to March 31. Please click link to 2015 NEOMMS page

Northern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium – Boreal Prospectors Association

Posted Jan.22.2015

The Boreal Prospectors Association is pleased to announce the upcoming Northern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium being held in Sioux Lookout at the Sunset Inn and Suites, February 17 and 18.  For more information on the BPA event click here     

Ontario Proposes New Approach to Conversion of Legacy Claims

Posted Nov.11.2014

The Ontario Ministry of Northern Development & Mines (MNDM) is proposing to move from a voluntary, client-driven approach to the conversion of legacy claims to a Ministry-driven process for the purpose of implementing an online map staking system in the province.  The proposal can be accessed on Ontario's Environmental and Regulatory Registries: or Submissions on the proposal can be made to MNDM until December 22, 2014.

Omer Omerdin, Project Coordinator, Ministry of Northern Development & Mines, Mines & Minerals Division, Mineral Development & Lands Branch, Mineral Development Office (Sudbury), 933 Ramsey Lake Road, B-6, Sudbury, ON  P3E 6B5 Telephone 705.670.5845 Toll Free Telephone 888.415.9845

Roy Denomme, Senior Manager, Mining Lands Section, Ministry of Northern Development & Mines

2014 Ontario Exploration & Geoscience Symposium Presentation "Phase 3 Mining Act Modernization Update" Click here to download Mining Act Mondernization Update

2014 OPA Award Winners

Posted Nov.5.2014

Congratulations to the 2014 Award Winners!!!

2014 Ontario Exploration & Geoscience Symposium

Posted Sep.25.2014

Follow the link below to the 2014 OEGS Page!


2014 Ontario Prospectors Association Award

Posted Sep.25.2014

Nominations are being accepted for the 2014 OPA Award.  Deadline for nominations is October 22, 2014.

The Ontario Prospectors Association Award Criteria_2014

2014 OPA Award Nomination Form


2015 Northwestern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium

Posted Sep.25.2014

The NWOMMS will be held April 14 & 15, 2015 at the Valhalla Inn, Thunder Bay. Please check this site for further information closer to the date!

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