The Ministry of Northern Development and Mines has completed its environmental assessment of the proposed remediation of the abandoned Long Lake Gold Mine. As part of the Category C process for “Class Environmental Assessment for MNDM’s Activities under the Mining Act”, MNDM has issued a Notice of Completion for a 30 day comment period. The comment period ends September 24, 2017.
A public meeting to update interested persons on the project is tentatively scheduled for an evening during the week of September 10. Once a date and venue have been confirmed, interested persons will be notified by email.
A link to MNDM’s Class EA website are provided below. The links contain the Notice of Completion and the Project Document which provides a summary of the planned remediation work. Documents are available in both English and French.