The Lupin Mine is located near Contwoyto Lake. The lake is also the terminus of the Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road from Tibbitt Lake in the Northwest Territories, Nunavut's only currently existing road access to the rest of Canada. In 2005 there was a proposal put forward to extend the winter road to a possible port at Bathurst Inlet.
Canadian Diamonds: An Update: EXPLORATION AND MINING COMPANIES PRESENT THEIR VIEWS ON A NATIONAL DIAMOND STRATEGY
Jun 01, 2004; Fifteen years ago, the words "Canada" and "diamonds" were rarely found in the same sentence. However, developments following the...