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Meadowbank, an open-pit gold mine, will extend project’s mine life by seven years by adding Amaruq deposit. Photo: Agnico Eagle

•Production start 2010
•Mine life to 2026
•Open pit mine located in Nunavut’s Kivalliq Region, 300 kilometres west of Hudson Bay, 70 kilometres north of Baker Lake
•Meadowbank to produce 220,000 ounces of gold in 2018 and 60,000 ounces gold in 2019, which is anticipated to be the last year of the mine production
•Owned and operated by Agnico Eagle
•Socio-economic northern legacy – 1,609 person years employment, $1.4 billion spend
•Mine plan bridges gap between the cessation of mining activities at Meadowbank and expected start of mining of Amaruq’s Whale Tale deposit in 2019
•Amaruq 50 kilometres northwest of Meadowbank

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