Echo Hill Coal Mine Project

Hillsborough Resources Ltd. proposes the construction, operation and decommissioning of a coal mine located 44 kilometres north of Tumbler Ridge, British Columbia. The proposed project would produce 1 to 1.5 million tonnes of thermal coal per year for a mine life of 10 to 14 years.

Latest update

December 20, 2017 - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency terminated the environmental assessment process of the designated project at the request of the proponent.



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  • Location

    • Tumbler Ridge (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Mines and Minerals
  • Assessment Status

  • Proponent

    Hillsborough Resources Limited
  • Authorities

    • Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Environmental assessment by substitution under CEAA 2012
  • Reference Number


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