Beaver Dam Mine Project

Marinette (Nova Scotia)

Reference number: 80111
Federal Responsible Authority: Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
Proponent: Atlantic Gold Corporation
Environmental Assessment Commenced: 2015-12-07
Environmental Assessment Type: Environmental Assessment by Responsible Authority
Status: Environmental assessment in progress

Latest Update

June 12, 2019 – The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency requested additional information from the proponent related to the Environmental Impact Statement on May 8, 2019. Further information was requested on June 12, 2019.

About the Proposal

Atlantic Gold Corporation is proposing the construction, operation, decommissioning, and reclamation of an open pit gold mine in Marinette, Nova Scotia. The Beaver Dam Mine Project (the Project) would have an ore production rate of 5480 tonnes per day, over a four-year period. Ore from the Project would be crushed and transported approximately 31 km by road to the Moose River (Touquoy) mine for processing. Components of the Project would include an open pit, a materials storage facility, mine haul roads, mine infrastructure for crushing and haul-out, and road upgrades.


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Beaver Dam Mine Project
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
200-1801 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N4
Telephone: 902-426-0564
Fax: 902-426-6550

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