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Investment, permit milestones underline Alaska's allure

Record gold prices have spurred a surge in activity in Alaska’s exploration and development sector, as miners strive to salvage a COVID-19-shortened field season.

Investment, permit milestones underline Alaska's allure Investment, permit milestones underline Alaska's allure Investment, permit milestones underline Alaska's allure Investment, permit milestones underline Alaska's allure Investment, permit milestones underline Alaska's allure

Companies such as HighGold Mining, seen here drilling at its Johnson Tract project in southeastern Alaska, are scrambling to salvage what's left of the COVID-19 shortened exploration season

Companies able to provide consistently good results by the drill bit have seen their shares rewarded (see chart). Equities continue to move higher as gold climbs past US$2,000/oz.