2011 TRCR Call for Papers

 41st Annual BC Mine Reclamation Symposium

The BC Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation invites you to submit Paper Abstracts for our 2017 Symposium.

2017 Call for Papers

The TRCR is looking for abstracts for technical paper presentations at the annual Mine Reclamation Symposium that will take place in Williams Lake, B.C from September 18 – 21, 2017.

Please note the deadline for the abstract is April 14, 2017 and papers due June 16, 2017

The British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation (TRCR) invites papers for oral presentation and posters that address a wide range of reclamation issues from planning to closure.


Please e-mail abstracts (approximately 300 words) by April 14th, 2017 to:


Dirk van Zyl, University of British Columbia


Telephone (604) 827-3462 Fax (604) 822-5599

Final papers are due by June 14th, 2017.

Other conference activities will include a field trip to the rehabilitation work at the Mt. Polley Mine in Likely, BC, a focused reclamation workshop, the BC Mine Reclamation Symposium with two days of Technical Paper presentations and the Annual Reclamation Awards banquet.

Final papers will be published and accessible post-conference on the University of British Columbia library site – cIRcle.

Please check the TRCR website for periodic updates to symposium information at: