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Blackwater Gold Project

Vanderhoof (British Columbia)

Reference number: 80017
Federal Responsible Authority: Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
Proponent: New Gold Inc.
Environmental Assessment Commenced: 2012-12-21
Environmental Assessment Type: Environmental Assessment by Responsible Authority
Status: Environmental assessment completed

Latest Update

April 15, 2019 - The Minister of Environment and Climate Change issued the Environmental Assessment Decision Statement to the proponent.

About the Proposal

New Gold Inc. is proposing the construction, operation, and closure of an open-pit gold and silver mine located approximately 110 kilometres southwest of Vanderhoof, British Columbia. As proposed, the Blackwater Gold Project would produce 60,000 tonnes per day of gold and silver ore, over a mine life of 17 years.

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  • News Releases (7)
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  • Additional Information (13)
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