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A Year of Community & Connection: Reflecting on Mount Polley’s Local Engagement in 2023

January 31, 2024
As we reflect on the past year, Mount Polley is proud to have been a part of a wide array of events and initiatives that brought our community closer, highlighted our shared values, and celebrated our local culture and spirit. Here’s a… Read more »

Join us for the 2nd annual Mount Polley Fishing Derby May 20-22

May 18, 2023
Attention all fishermen and families! The 2nd Annual Mount Polley Fishing Derby on Quesnel Lake is back and better than ever! Mark your calendars for May 20-22 and get ready to cast your lines in one of the most beautiful fishing spots in the a… Read more »

We are Hiring at Mount Polley!

May 15, 2023
Operations at Mount Polley are in full swing and we are looking for new members to join our team! Make Williams Lake your home and enjoy a short commute to work, affordable housing, and a thriving local community. Explore the natural beauty o… Read more »

September Sockeye Salmon Run

December 16, 2022
This season we witnessed a great Salmon Run in Hazeltine Creek. Mount Polley’s environmental team along with the support of our environmental consultants at Minnow Environmental have continued to monitor use of the constructed creek ha… Read more »

Springer Pit Tailings Removal Complete and Tailings Dry Stacked atop the South East Rock Storage Area.

May 14, 2024
The 2.2 M m3 of tailings that had been stored in the Springer Pit have been removed and are now stored in cells atop an area used to store unmineralized rock. Dry stacking of tailings began on May 8, 2023 and was completed this week. The tailings… Read more »

Mount Polley Honoured with Jake McDonald Annual Reclamation Award

October 16, 2023
🌿 Celebrating Excellence in Reclamation: Mount Polley Mining Corporation and Habitat Remediation Working Group Honoured with Jake McDonald Annual Reclamation Award 🌿 Imperial Metals is pleased to share that on September 20, 2023, Mou… Read more »

Dry Stacking: An Environmentally Responsible Approach to Tailings Management being trialed at Mount Polley

August 21, 2023
At Mount Polley mine, the concept of “Dry Stacking”, an environmentally conscious and technologically advanced method for managing tailings, is being tested. Tailings are the materials left over after valuable minerals have been extr… Read more »

Mount Polley’s BBQ & “Thrill of the Grill” Fundraiser: Mining for Miracles and Supporting BC Children’s Hospital in Style!

June 23, 2023
When it comes to digging up support for a great cause, Mount Polley’s personnel and suppliers took their skills from the open pit to the BBQ pit. With each juicy burger flipped, they unearthed a mountain of generosity! Over a series of BBQs he… Read more »

Now Hiring Summer Students – Apply Now!

April 20, 2023
Full Time Summer Students Mount Polley Mining Corporation (MPMC) has positions available for full-time Summer Students. The successful candidates will be physically fit with the ability to lift 40 lbs, crouch, bend, kneel, climb stair… Read more »

Mount Polley in the News: Latest Updates on the Local Mine

March 30, 2023
Mount Polley was recently featured in the Williams Lake Tribune. The Mount Polley mine is back in full operation and is proud to be a significant local employer providing jobs and supporting the local community in Williams Lake. Since reop… Read more »

Community Update Q3 2022

February 13, 2023
Salmon Watch For the second year in a row, significant numbers of adult Sockeye Salmon have been observed using the reconstructed habitat in the lower reaches of Hazeltine and Edney Creeks. Peak observations were made in mid September wit… Read more »