The British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation originated in the early 1970's, in response to a demonstrated need in BC for greater government-industry communications in the area of environmental protection and reclamation associated with mining.
Call for Papers: 46th Annual BC Mine Reclamation Symposium- 2023

Call for Papers: 46th Annual BC Mine Reclamation Symposium- 2023

Call for Papers for the 46th Annual BC Mine Reclamation Symposium in September 2023. more
2022 BC TRCR Scholarship Awards

2022 BC TRCR Scholarship Awards

2022 Student Scholarship presentations at the Hybrid Symposium more
Recent Tony Milligan Book Award Winners

Recent Tony Milligan Book Award Winners

The Tony Milligan Book Award is presented to the author and presenter of the most practical BC paper. more
Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium 2022 a Great Success!!!

Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium 2022 a Great Success!!!

2022 TRCR hybrid Symposium in Kimberley BC was a great success with many award winners! more
Virtual Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium 2021 a Great Success!!!

Virtual Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium 2021 a Great Success!!!

TRCR virtual Symposium in 2021 was a great success! more
Virtual Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium 2020 a Great Success!!!

Virtual Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium 2020 a Great Success!!!

The first ever TRCR virtual Symposium in 2020 was a great success! more
42nd Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium: A Success

42nd Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium: A Success

The 42nd Annual TRCR Mine Reclamation Symposium in Kimberley BC in September 2019 was a huge success. more
41st Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium: A Success

41st Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium: A Success

The 41st Annual TRCR Mine Reclamation Symposium in Williams Lake, BC in September 2018 was a huge success. more
40th Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium: A Success

40th Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium: A Success

The 40th Annual TRCR Mine Reclamation Symposium in Penticton, BC in September 2016 was a huge success. more
Latest Articles + Events
January 19, 2023
Mine Reclamation Award Winners Announced

Mine Reclamation Award Winners Announced

Vancouver, B.C. – The British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation (TRCR) presented the 35th annual B.C. Mine Reclamation Awards on Wednesday, November 30, 2011. more
Reception: 2010 Mine Reclamation Awards

Reception: 2010 Mine Reclamation Awards

For over thirty years, the BC TRCR established a Reclamation Award to recognize outstanding achievement in mine reclamation in BC. In addition to this major award, specific awards are given by category to recognize merit in mining reclamation in Coal... more
Mine Closure 2011 + 35th Annual TRCR Symposium "A Success"

Mine Closure 2011 + 35th Annual TRCR Symposium “A Success”

Over 600 delegates from 30 countries attended the 6th annual Mine Closure conference at the historic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in Alberta Sept. 18-21, 2011. more
BC TRCR Supports Local Fish Hatchery

BC TRCR Supports Local Fish Hatchery

Port Hardy, B.C. – The British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation (TRCR) is pleased to make a donation to support the Quatse River Fish Hatchery, located just outside of Port Hardy. The TRCR is contributing $1,900 plus taxes... more
Lake Louise, Alberta: host to TRCR Symposium and Mine Closure 2011

Lake Louise, Alberta: host to TRCR Symposium and Mine Closure 2011

The 35th Annual TRCR Symposia to run in collaboration with the 6th Int'l Mine Closure Conference in Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada from Sept 17-22, 2011. more
Report: 34th Annual Mine Reclamation Awards

Report: 34th Annual Mine Reclamation Awards

The 34th Annual Mine Reclamation Awards ceremony celebrated yet another year of excellence in mine reclamation practices in the Province of BC. Thirty-four years ago, the British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation established a Reclamation Award to recognize... more
Reclamation: from Planning to Closure

Reclamation: from Planning to Closure

The 34th Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium and 35th Canadian Land Reclamation Association Conference, presented by BC TRCR and the CLRA/ACRSD, takes place from Sept. 20 to Sept. 23, 2010 in beautiful Courtenay, BC. The agenda is included. more
Report: 33rd Annual Mine Reclamation Awards

Report: 33rd Annual Mine Reclamation Awards

The 33rd Annual Mine Reclamation Awards ceremony celebrated yet another year of excellence in mine reclamation practices in the Province of BC. Thirty-three years ago, the British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation established a Reclamation Award to recognize... more