• Field Trip to the Ammolite Quarry Saturday, October 13 THE CALGARY MEG IS HOSTING A FULL DAY FIELD TRIP TO THE AMMOLITE QUARRY AT MAGRATH IN THE BEARPAW FORMATION, ALONG SAINT MARY’S RIVER, SOUTHERN ALBERTA. BARRY RICHARDS, OF THE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF CANADA, AND RENE TRUDEL, OF KORITE, WILL LEAD THE FIELD TRIP. Itinerary – Saturday, October 13th, 2018 7:30am: Depart from the Geological Survey of Canada ...
  • MEG Lunch Friday Sept 7 – Braveheart Resources Alpine Gold Project Abstract: Braveheart Resources Inc. is a publicly listed Canadian junior mining company based in Calgary Alberta. The company’s primary focus is gold and silver in the West Kootenays of British Columbia. Braveheart’s flagship project is the past-producing Alpine gold mine near Nelson British Columbia. The project was acquired in 2017 and a fall drill program ...
  • Bayonne Gold and Jersey Lead-Zinc Field Trip – Sept 14, 2018 The Calgary MEG, in cooperation with Margaux Resources Ltd., is presenting a 3-day field trip to the Bayonne Gold and Jersey Lead-Zinc deposits in the Nelson Mining District, Southeastern British Columbia. Margaux Resources team of experienced geologists will guide this tour of the Bayonne Gold deposit, and a full day visit to the Jersey Lead-Zinc deposit ...
  • CIM/MEG Social Night – June 14, 5:00 – 7:00 pm The Garage, 200 Barclay Parade SW (Eau Claire Market) The CIM and Calgary MEG would like to invite our members and friends to gather once more this Spring for a casual social evening. Please join a diverse group of geoscientists and engineers for drinks and conversation at The Garage in Eau Claire Market. Appetizers will be ...
  • MEG Lunch Talk, Tuesday June 19 – Gold-silver mining in Nevada – Corvus Gold Inc. Abstract: Corvus Gold Inc. is a North American gold exploration and development company, focused on its near-term gold-silver mining projects at the North Bullfrog and Mother Lode Districts in Nevada. In addition, the company controls a number of royalties on other North American exploration properties representing a spectrum of gold, silver and copper projects. Corvus is ...
  • Edward Everett (Ned) Gilbert I came across this article recently, and I post it here for the interest of our members. Ned Gilbert hasn’t come out to an MEG meeting for many years. It seems he’s still alive, but he’d be about 96 now. You can’t really blame him for not coming out to meetings anymore. Probably our most ...
  • MEG Luncheon April 6, 2018 – Prize Mining Meeting the Demands of an Electrified World: The Manto Negro Copper Project, Mexico Abstract: Meeting the demands of an increasingly electrified world is the mission of Prize Mining Corporation, a Calgary based mineral exploration and development company. The Manto Negro Project is a high grade district scale oxide copper project located in Coahuila State, northeastern Mexico that ...
  • MEG Social Night Thurs April 26, 4:30 to 7:00 pm Pig & Duke Pub, 503 4th Ave SW The Calgary MEG invites you to join us for a casual social night at the Pig & Duke’s downtown location. As usual, we will be attracting a diverse and accomplished group. We encourage anyone with an interest in mineral exploration to attend. Appetizers will be provided.
  • Lithium Mineral Exploration in Alberta: Government/Industry Workshop Wed, March 28, 2018 MEG Members are invited to attend a free, full day industry/government lithium workshop. Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 Location: Pekisko Room (3rd Floor), McDougall Centre, Calgary (455, 6th St. SW) Time: 9 am to 4 pm Cost: Free, and lunch is provided Please RSVP to megcalgary@gmail.com by March 20 to confirm DRAFT AGENDA (Subject to Change) 09:00 – 10:30 a.m. Department of Energy ...
  • MEG Luncheon Friday, March 16, 2018 New Promise in the South Walker Lane Trend in Nevada The Southern Walker Lane Trend in Nevada is experiencing a recent surge in exploration activity.   Common opinions in the mining industry describe gold deposits in the Walker Lane Trend as higher grade, but small.  This notion is beginning to change as recent exploration activity could unlock ...