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Diavik Diamond Mine in Northern Canada

Diamond mining in the Northwest Terretories of Canada. This particular mine was constructed in a lake, after building a dyke around the mining area and pumping out the water. Estimates reserves of 95 million carats (29.8 million tonnes of diamond ore at 3.2 carats/tonne).

Added: Dec-1-2007 
By: nobrn
Tags: diamond, mine, diavik, yellowknife, arctic
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