Springpole Gold Project

110 kilometres northeast of Red Lake (Ontario)

Reference number: 80149
Federal Responsible Authority: Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
Proponent: First Mining Gold Corp.
Environmental Assessment Commenced: 2018-04-27
Environmental Assessment Type: Environmental Assessment by Responsible Authority
Status: Environmental assessment in progress

Latest Update

June 19, 2018 – The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency issued the final Environmental Impact Statement Guidelines to the proponent on June 19, 2018 for the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement.

About the Proposal

First Mining Gold Corp. is proposing the construction, operation, decommissioning, and abandonment of an open-pit gold/silver mine and on-site metal mill, located approximately 110 kilometres northeast of Red Lake, Ontario. As proposed, the Springpole Gold Project would have an ore production capacity of 60,000 tonnes per day over an 11-year mine life. The on-site metal mill would have an ore input capacity of 44,000 tonnes per day and would operate for 12 years.


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For questions or information, please contact:

Springpole Gold Project
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
55 York Street, Suite 600
Toronto, Ontario M5J 1R7
Telephone: 416-952-1576
Fax: 416-952-1573
Email: CEAA.Springpole.ACEE@ceaa-acee.gc.ca

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