Bernic Lake mine

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Bernic Lake mine
Country Canada
Products Tantalum

The Bernic Lake mine (or Tanco mine) is a large mine located in the central part of Canada in Manitoba. Bernic Lake represents one of the largest tantalum reserves in Canada having estimated reserves of 2.1 million tonnes of ore grading 0.22% tantalum. The mine also has additional reserves amounting to 7.3 million tonnes of ore grading 2.76% lithium.[1]


  1. ^ "Tantalum reserves in Canada" (PDF). 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-12-25. Retrieved 2013-07-07. 

Coordinates: 50°26′00″N 95°27′00″W / 50.4333°N 95.4500°W / 50.4333; -95.4500