Discover Prospecting

2018.06.06 8.00 AM - 4.00 PM

McIntyre Auditorium

Discover Prospecting

Sponsored by the Porcupine Prospectors & Developers Association 

The Porcupine Prospectors and Developers Association are once again offering a “Discover Prospecting” course on June 6th and 7th in Timmins in association with The Big Event. The course involves a one day presentation on June 6th with refreshments and lunch included.The second day is optional and involves a field trip to several significant outcrops in the area (bring your own lunch). The cost of the course is $100 to cover the cost of membership in the association and lunch costs.

The first day covers the basics of mineral and rock identification, mineral deposits, structure, geophysical surveys, understanding maps, prospecting methods, a presentation by MNDM on the new Mining Lands Administration Systen, option agreements and other relivant topic’s that may arise during the course of the presentations. To register for the event please click the link http://www.porcupineprospectors.com or by calling (705) 363-0177.


photo by F. Giorno