CanTung Mine Water License Renewal - EA02-003
Document List - Preliminary screening
Land and Water board's notice of public hearing
This document is not available online. Please contact the Review Board office for a copy.
Re: how the preliminary screening public hearing affects Review Boards EA process.
Hearing submissions during the Land and Water Board Hearings
Scope of the hearing is limited to whether preliminary screening is sufficient and the nature of the licence renewal.
Legal counsel compilation of past proceedings supporting the opinion that the license is a renewal and not a new application
Concerns raised on acid generation of tailings, waste stream discharge and water quality.
Requesting an extension to review water license application and comments on the Abandonment and Restoration Plan and Revised Spill Contingency Plan.
Stresses mine's potentially significant downstream environmental impacts on the South Nahanni River and Nahanni National Park Reserve - a World Heritage Site.
Plan sent out to various parties where comments to be used in the Preliminary Screening.
Letter from MVLWB to distribution list re: Renewal of Water Licence # N3L2-0004, for renewal of mining and milling operations at Cantung site.
Letter from North American Tungsten Co. to MVLWB discussing water recycling at CanTung.