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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… 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… 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 »
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Promising Signs of Rainbow Trout Recovery in Hazeltine Creek

July 31, 2023
In recent years, Hazeltine Creek has been the focus of extensive monitoring efforts aimed at restoring the rainbow trout population in Polley Lake. Recent observations were conducted in May 2023, and today we are pleased to share some new… Read more »

Community Update Q4 2022

June 7, 2023
An update from the Mount Polley Team At the end of 2022, we reflected on a year of progress and improvement as our dedicated team worked tirelessly to refine our standard operating procedures and management systems. These efforts paid off,… Read more »

Fun and Success at the Mount Polley Fishing Derby 2023!

June 7, 2023
We’re thrilled to report that the Mount Polley Fishing Derby held May 20-22, 2023 at Cedar Point Park on Quesnel Lake was a huge success! With approximately 300 eager participants and 350 enthusiastic attendees, the event was buzzi… 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 »