Category Archives: Education

It’s Official: We are Committed to You

Working alongside the community has always been an important pillar of the Stibnite Gold Project. From the very beginning, we prioritized getting to know the communities surrounding our site and learning about the issues that are important to each of you. The conversations we had and relationships we built were, and continue to be, crucial […]

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Why the Arts Matter to Midas

The arts play a very important role in our personal lives and the life of our company. I know some people may read this and think it is strange for a mining company to care so much about the arts but to us it makes perfect sense. The arts help all of us to think […]

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SUMMER INTERNSHIP Sustaining our Skies

We can’t stop staring at the stars. Those of us who call Idaho home have the luxury of studying the night sky in all its glory. It is an experience we can’t take for granted.  Therefore, we are thrilled to announce an opening for a summer intern to help us study sustainable practices for industry […]

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Antimony: It’s Critical

Minerals are a key part of our everyday lives. Without them we wouldn’t have iPhones, safe bridges to drive on, engines for our cars or a well-prepared military to keep us safe. However, the U.S. depends on foreign countries for half of the key minerals we use. This isn’t because the minerals do not exist […]

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Teaching our Future about the Past and Present

Mining practices today are vastly different from what they were a hundred years ago. Miners used to use picks and shovels to search for gold. They traveled to the Stibnite Gold Project site on foot, by horse or dogsled. And for many, many years, there were no rules on how to protect the environment. Today, […]

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Planting Trees and Building Community

The trees near the Stibnite Gold Project site have seen and been subjected to a lot over the years. Many were cut down and used to construct early mining facilities and homes for people working at the site. More recently, forest fires have ripped through hillsides around the site destroying the trees. Midas Gold is […]

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Midas Throws a Rock Party

Digging in the dirt, driving big trucks and searching for gold sounds like the perfect day for some children. For members of the Midas Gold team, it is their daily reality. Recently, we teamed up with the Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology and the Society for Mining Metallurgy and Exploration to help bring mining […]

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Your Role in the Stibnite Gold Project

SUPPORT THE STIBNITE GOLD PROJECT TODAY – WRITE TO THE U.S. FOREST Valley County residents, and Idahoans from other parts of the state, can play a big part in permitting the Stibnite Gold Project (the Project). Public input is critical to the permitting process and it is something federal and state regulators will weigh heavily […]

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The Rufous Hummingbird

This is the third installment of our special hummingbird series with in-house hummingbird expert, Ken Assmus.  If you want more fun facts, expert advice and stunning photos scroll through our recent blog posts!  The Rufous hummingbird has officially been spotted in Idaho during its northwest migration. It is the second species of hummingbirds to make […]

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