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Environment Minister Releases CEAA 2012 Decision Statement on Jackpine Mine Expansion

By 16 December 2013News

December 16, 2013 Ι Wilms and Shier – CEAA 2012 Decision on Jackpine Mine Expansion

“The Federal Environment Minister issued a Decision Statement – the first made under the new Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 (CEAA 2012) – on the proposed Jackpine Mine Expansion Project on December 6, 2013.  Although a federal-provincial Review Panel determined that the proposed Jackpine Mine Expansion Project is likely to cause significant environmental effects, the federal government has concluded that those effects would be justified.  The project can proceed in accordance with certain conditions set out in the Decision Statement issued by the federal Environment Minister.”

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