Dec 18 2016Silver is quite different from gold because it is nearly always found within ores that require specialized mining techniques to extract Silver ore is one of the most important resources on Earth After processing and refining silver is used for countless industrial uses today The Main Sources and Uses for Silver Silver is [] The Pascua Lama project is located on the border of Chile and Argentina in the Frontera district at an elevation of 3 800 to 5 200 meters approximately 10 kilometers from Barrick's Veladero mine It has 15 4 million ounces of gold reserves and more than 674 million ounces of contained silver

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The shadow of Pascua-Lama Barrick Gold (NYSE ABX) is one of the world's largest gold miners of the Pascua-Lama notoriety This is the massive 17 million gold deposit that was going to be open-pit mined amongst the clouds of the Andes on the border of Chile and Argentina

including risks related to fluctuations in the price of the primary commodities mined at such operations actual results of mining and exploration activities economic and political risks of the Mine Peasquito Pascua-Lama Operator Location Mexico Chile/Argentina world-class Pascua-Lama mine commencing in mid-2013

Barrick would like the buyer of the Veladero stake also to make an investment in its Pascua-Lama project in South America two of the sources said The gold and silver project which straddles the border of Argentina and Chile in the Andes Mountains was put on hold in 2013 due to environmental issues political opposition labor unrest and

deposits in the El Indio –Pascua-Lama district both along north central Chile Atacama and Coquimbo regions These deposits occur along the main Andean • Primary ore cobalt deposits in Chile have only been mined in the regions of Atacama Coquimbo and Metropolitana consisting of vein breccia and Blanca Mine –San Juan District

Jun 09 2019The binational project site is divided between the states of Argentina and Chile Argentina is the Lama sector It has proven reserves of 17 8 million ounces of gold containing 718 million ounces of silver In January 2018 Chile's Environment Superintendency announced the definitive closure of Barrick Gold's Pascua Lama mine

CHILE Pascua Lama Gold Mine a Threat to Sustainability

Jun 05 2006CHILE Pascua Lama Gold Mine a Threat to Sustainability Industry The Pascua Lama gold-mining project in northern Chile threatens one of the richest farming valleys in the region of Coquimbo which is also the area in the country most heavily affected by desertification

Gustavo Gonzlez SANTIAGO Jun 5 2006 (IPS) - The Pascua Lama gold-mining project in northern Chile threatens one of the richest farming valleys in the region of Atacama which is also the area in the country most heavily affected by desertification Critics point out that the project endangers three glaciers an important source of water for the valley's farmers thus jeopardising

Nov 02 2019SANTIAGO Apr 10 2013 (IPS) - Environmental groups and indigenous Diaguita communities of the Huasco Valley in northern Chile celebrated a court decision Wednesday that will bring to a complete halt work on the Pascua Lama gold silver and copper mine belonging to Canada's Barrick gold "The mine was approved on the condition that the glaciers would not be touched

SANTIAGO Apr 10 2013 (IPS) - Environmental groups and indigenous Diaguita communities of the Huasco Valley in northern Chile celebrated a court decision Wednesday that will bring to a complete halt work on the Pascua Lama gold silver and copper mine belonging to Canada's Barrick gold "The mine was approved on the condition that the glaciers would not be touched

in this region of Chile (Escobar and Aceituno 1998) 15 Automatic weather stations (AWS) operated within the Pascua-Lama mine site show that temperature seasonality is linked to the annual cycle of solar radiation intensity (Fig 2) At La Olla station (3975ma s l ) annual mean temperature is + 1 C while

Barrick Gold's Pascua Lama Drama case is that of Barrick Gold's Pascua Lama mine in Chile The Canadian mining company's efforts to extract gold from the Huasco Valley in the Andes Mountains led to environmental damage such as glacial destruction and water

MINA PASCUA CHILE has the Gold and Silver yet far away from any Glaciers MINA PASCUA CHILE has access year round Argentina 6-9 months only MINA PASCUA CHILE has the mother load PROJECT FRONTERA + PASCUA LAMA were inventions of Barrick to pretend an Argentina side to the asset that NEVER WAS

Barrick's Pascua-Lama project is under construction in the Andes mountains in Chile and Argentina The mineral deposit spans the border between the two countries making Pascua-Lama the first bi-national mining project in the world The Veladero mine which Barrick built and has been operating successfully since 2005 can be seen in the distance

The Defeat of Pascua Lama

Mar 09 2016High in the Andes mountains along the border between Chile and Argentina construction at the Pascua Lama mine is at a standstill Once presented to investors as one of the largest and most valuable gold mining deposits in the world Pascua Lama has become a liability for miner Barrick Gold a cautionary tale for the mining industry and an unlikely (but still uncertain) victory for anti

Aug 07 2012Pascua Lama mine What Barrick didn't say Published by MAC on 2012-08-13 Source Statement (2012-08-07) Lama is the first bi-national mining project on the planet * Located in the Andes it straddles the border between Chile and Argentina in the Atacama Region and the Province of San Juan respectively Pascua Lama is under

Pascua Lama is a mining project at a large and complex poly-metallic orebody in the high mountains south of Atacama on the border between Chile and Argentina Its main product will be gold In early 2006 the project was approved by the environmental authority in the region of Chile where the mine

Chile court suspends Barrick's Pascua Lama mine by LUIS ANDRES HENAO Associated Press April 10th 2013 A Chilean court on Wednesday suspended Barrick Gold Corp's Pascua Lama mine after indigenous communities complained that the project is threatening their water supply and

Pascua-Lama is an open pit mining project of gold silver copper and other minerals Pascua Lama is located in the Andes mountains in the southern reaches of Atacama Desert straddling the border between Chile and Argentina at an altitude of over 4 500 metres Toronto-based Barrick Gold the world's largest gold mining company is developing the project