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Cape Ray Gold Project

Matador Mining Ltd. proposes to construct, operate, decommission and reclaim a gold/silver mine, and a milling complex near Channel-Port aux Basques, located in Newfoundland and Labrador. As proposed, the Cape Ray Gold Project would include both underground and open-pit mining operations with a combined ore production capacity of approximately 2100 tonnes per day, over a mine life of five to eight years. Additional project components would include a tailings management facility, mine haul roads, mine infrastructure, and the improvement of an existing 22-kilometre long access road.

Please note that the proponent was formerly known as Nordim Benton Resources Inc.



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April 19, 2017 - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency issued the final Environmental Impact Statement Guidelines to the proponent on April 7, 2017 for the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement.

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Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
10 Final Environmental Impact Statement Guidelines PDF (443 KB) April 7, 2017
6 Notice of Commencement of an Environmental Assessment - March 6, 2017
5 Notice of Environmental Assessment Determination - March 3, 2017
3 Summary of a Project Description of a Designated Project PDF (3.2 MB) December 22, 2016

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Contacts

  • Cape Ray Gold Project
  • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
  • 200-1801 Hollis Street
  • Halifax, NS, B3J 3N4
  • Telephone: 902-426-0564
  • Fax: 902-426-6550
  • Email: CEAA.CapeRay.ACEE@ceaa-acee.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Channel-Port aux Basques (Newfoundland and Labrador)
  • Project Type

    • Mines and Minerals
  • Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

    2017-03-06
  • Proponent

    Matador Mining Ltd.
  • Authorities

    • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Environmental assessment under CEAA 2012
  • Reference Number

    80136
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