Nunavut board vetoes Agnico Eagle’s pitch to test hovercrafts on the tundra

winter hovercraft
Agnico Eagle is looking to use hovercrafts, similar to the one picture here, to explore for gold year-round in Nunavut.

The Nunavut Impact Review Board has recommended that Agnico Eagle’s plans to pilot hovercrafts near its Meadowbank mine be ‘modified or abandoned.’