A great deal of emphasis is placed on the Canadian diamond ... alternative to the
blood or conflict diamonds mined in Africa.
Diavik was the second diamond mine to open in Canada, producing its first
diamonds in 2003. The pipes being mined were originally exposed on the bottom
Dec 11, 2008 ... A surge of diamond mining in northern Canada aims to be a boon for the
economy. Running a mining operation in the remote tundra region of ...
Aug 5, 2016 ... Located near the Arctic Circle, Diavik is one of the world's richest diamond
deposits and a leader in sustainable mining.
In October 1998 diamonds were mined in Canada for the first time, at the Ekati
mine near Lac de Gras. Annual production at the mine began at 3 million ct per ...
The uncompromising beauty of Canadian diamonds derives from their pure
history. Brilliant Earth's Canadian diamonds are mined, cut, and polished in
For thousands of years, diamonds lay undiscovered deep within the tundra of the
Canadian Arctic. It wasn't until the early 1990s that diamond mining began in ...
Sep 19, 2016 ... The site will be the sixth diamond mine opened in Canada in the 18 years that
the country has mined the precious stone. It sits about 280 ...
May 4, 2012 ... The fortunes of diamond mines, by contrast, can be protean. That's worrisome for
the Northwest Territories, home to Canada's two largest ...
The Ekati Diamond Mine (named after the Tlicho word meaning 'fat lake') is
Canada's first surface and underground diamond mine. It officially began