Mining and the Aquatic Environment

This website lets you search an updated version of the Bibliography of Materials on the Effects of Hard Rock Mining on the Aquatic Environment of Northern Canada containing more than 550 citations.

The bibliography lists publications on the effects of the mining of metal-bearing ores and diamonds on fresh-water and marine ecosystems in and adjacent to Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. The Introduction page gives more details on the scope and comprehensiveness of the bibliography.

This bibliography was prepared for the Water Resources Division of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada by the Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS) at the Arctic Institute of North America, University of Calgary.