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Uranium mining - McArthur River mine and and Key Lake mill

April 29, 2013

Interesting UTube video on uranium mining in Saskatchewan. See source a).

Surprisingly, uranium is one of the more common elements in the Earth’s crust - it is more common than tin, about 40 times more common than silver and 500 times more common than gold.




Saskatchewan is on track to producing 1/3 of the world’s uranium.

There is a plethora of information on nuclear energy linked in source d).