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Pamour Gold Mine Expansion Project


Description: The proposed project would consist of a major expansion of the Pamour Mine No. 3 pit into Three Nations Lake; relocation of Highway 101 resulting from the pit expansion; transport of ore to the Dome Mill; ore processing at the Dome Mill for 12 years; tailings storage at the Dome Mine site; waste rock storage at the Pamour Mine Site; and ancillary facilities to support the operation.

Decision of the Minister of the Environment: On August 10, 2005, the Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, announced that the proposed Pamour Gold Pit Mine Expansion Project in Northern Ontario does not require further assessment by a review panel or mediator

News Release

Federal Responsible Authorities: Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Transport Canada

Start Date: June 12, 2003

Responsible Authorities Decision Date: August 10, 2005

Follow-up Program: Ongoing until December 20, 2014

Consultation Documents