2011-05-14

BC Government Commits Additional $12 Million to Geoscience BC

Geoscience BC has received additional $12 million in new funding from BC Government to support mineral and energy geoscience in British Columbia.

Geoscience BC is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization that conducts exploration geoscience in partnership with industry, academia, government, First Nations and communities to fund applied geoscience projects with the objective to attract mineral and oil & gas exploration to British Columbia.

Geoscience BC’s mandate includes the collection, interpretation, and delivery of geoscience data and expertise, to promote investment in resource exploration and development in British Columbia.