Gold, Silver, Mining Coverage At PDAC 2019. Kitco News Tuesday February 26, 2019 16:08. ... consultants, and mining executives, among others. Considered the mammoth of all mining conferences, this annual event attracts more than 20,000 attendees from more than 130 countries.
The area was the site of many silver mines going back before Grecian Antiquity. "Already exploited since the 4th/3rd millennium BC, by the 5th and 4th centuries BC these silver mines constituted the most important mining district of Greece, laying at the basis of Athens' domination of the Aegean world," says the article in HeritageDaily.