June 10, 2013 5:11 pm
Updated: June 10, 2013 5:13 pm

Map: Coal mines in operation (and proposed) around B.C.

The Pine Valley open pit coal mine in the Peace River District of northeast British Columbia February 23, 2005. Pine Valley Coal Corp.'s Willow Creek coal mine is one of two operations that started last year, breathing new life into the depressed community of Tumbler Ridge. John Lehmann/Globe and Mail

John Lehmann/Globe and Mail

Here is a map of coal mines in operation around B.C.

The blue pins represent the current mines. The red pins represent the proposed mines.

The ships represent the ports that ship coal to other locations.

Use the ‘+’ and ‘-‘ to zoom in and out of the map, and click on each icon to learn more about the facility.

Learn more from our in-depth coverage of the coal debate in B.C. 

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