Newmont Mining Corp was founded in 1921 under the laws of Delaware. The Company is engaged in the production of and exploration for gold and copper. The Company has assets in the United States, Australia, Peru, Indonesia, Ghana, New Zealand, Mexico, and Suriname. It is engaged in the production of copper, through its Batu Hijau operation in Indonesia and Boddington operation in Australia. At December 31, 2013, the Company had probable gold reserves of 98.8 million ounces and an aggregate land position of approximately 31,571 square miles. The Company's operating segments include North America, South America, Asia Pacific and Africa. Its North America segment consists of Nevada in the United States, La Herradura in Mexico and Hope Bay in Canada. Its South America segment consists of Yanacocha and Conga in Peru. The Company's Asia Pacific segment consists of Boddington in Australia, Batu Hijau in Indonesia and other smaller operations in Australia and New Zealand. Its Africa segment consistsof Ahafo and Akyem in Ghana. The Company's mining and exploration activities are subject to various federal and state laws and regulations governing the protection of the environment. The Company's mining and exploration activities are subject to various laws and regulations governing the protection of the environment.