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One Ocean Expeditions - Arctic 2019 cruise season (149082)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: Renewal
Proponent name: Aaron Lawton
Company: One Ocean Expeditions, Inc
Schedule:
Start Date: 2019-07-20
End Date: 2019-09-12
Operation Type: Seasonal
Project Description:
Expedition cruise tourism in the Canadian Arctic with maximum 146 passengers from around the world. The RCGS Resolute will drift or drop anchor while passengers disembark into small inflatable boats. Passengers will cruise in zodiacs or will go on shore landings where appropriate. One Ocean Expeditions is a Canadian company and has been operating expedition cruises in Nunavut since 2011. We will operate 5 voyages on the RCGS Resolute in Nunavut.
Personnel:
Persons: 146
Days: 1
Project Map
List of all project geometries:
ID Geometry Location Name
5417 point X
5418 point X
5419 point X
5420 point X
5421 point X
5422 point X
5423 point X
5424 point X
5425 point X
5426 polyline Kangerlussuaq to Cambridge Bay
5427 point X
5438 point X
5439 polyline Cambrdige bay to Kangerlussuaq
5440 point X
5441 point X
5442 point X
5443 point X
5444 point X
5445 point X
5446 point X
5447 polyline Louisbourg to Iqaluit
5448 polyline Iqaluit to Iqaluit
5449 point X
5450 point X
5451 point X
5455 polyline Iqaluit to Kangerlussuaq
Planning Regions:
Qikiqtani
Kivalliq
Kitikmeot
Affected Areas and Land Types
Inuit Owned Surface Lands
Municipal
Extablished National or Territorial Park
Settlement Area
North Baffin Planning Region
Keewatin Planning Region
Southampton and Coats Island
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Tourism Activities
Licensing Agencies
CWS: Awaiting CWS permit
CH: Awaiting Class 1 archaeology permit
NIRB: Prior determination
GN-EDT: 0
Other Licensing Requirements
No data found.
Material Use
Equipment
Type Quantity Size Use
No records found.
Fuel Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
No records found.
Hazardous Material and Chemical Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
No records found.
Water Consumption
Daily Amount (m3) Retrieval Method Retrieval Location
0
Waste and Impacts
Environmental Impacts
There will be no disposal of waste on shore and the vessels adhere to the MARPOL Convention for the management of grey, brown, and black water.
Waste Management
Waste Type Quantity Generated Treatement Method Disposal Method
No data found.
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-06-19
Originator: Aaron Lawton
Public Registry ID: 15496
Document Size: 140.46 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-06-19
Originator: Aaron Lawton
Public Registry ID: 15497
Document Size: 14.9 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-06-19
Originator: Aaron Lawton
Public Registry ID: 15498
Document Size: 15.18 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-06-19
Originator: Aaron Lawton
Public Registry ID: 15499
Document Size: 133.81 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2017-07-11
Originator: Goump Djalogue
Public Registry ID: 15503
Document Size: 209.79 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2019-05-29
Originator: Goump Djalogue
Public Registry ID: 16648
Document Size: 262.82 Kb
Category: Application related document - Email Capture Attachment
Recieved: 2017-06-30
Originator: Goump Djalogue
Public Registry ID: 15501
Document Size: 250.16 Kb
Category: Application related document - Other document
Recieved: 2017-06-30
Originator: Goump Djalogue
Public Registry ID: 15500
Document Size: 38.31 Kb

KEEWATIN QUESTIONAIRE

GENERAL
Environmental Protection:
s2.4.9: The applicant undertakes to prevent any new occurances of pollution, garbage and contamination at the site of the development.
YES

Removal of Fuel Drums:
s2.4.9: The applicant undertakes to remove all drums safely from the site and dispose of the drums in a safe manner.
NO

New Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s2.4.15 and Appendix 2,s1: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its natural condition to the greatest extent possible.
NO

Old Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s3.13.2: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its original condition to the greatest extent possible, including any work required due to the applicant's action prior to this application.
NO

Low Level Air Flights:
s5.4.4 and Apendix 2, s3: Will the applicant avoid low-level flights?
NO
i. If not, explain why such flights are or may be absolutely necessary.
N/A
ii. If such flights are or may be absolutely necessary, will they avoid disturbance to people and wildlife?
NO
iii. If not, explain why it is not possible to avoid such disturbance.
N/A

Caribou Protection Measures:
s2.4.6 and Appendix 3: Will the applicant comply with the Caribou Protection Measures outlined in section 2.4.6 and in Appendix 3?
YES

Caribou Water Crossings:
Will the applicant avoid, between May 15 and September 1, to construct any camp, cache any fuel or conduct s2.4.6 and map: any blasting within 10 km of any Designated Caribou Water Crossing identified
NO

ARCHEOLOGY
Reporting of Archaeological Sites:
s4.4.3 and Appendix 3, s2 and s8: Will the applicant immediately report the discovery of all suspected archaeological sites to the Government of Nunavut?
YES

PARTICULAR AREAS
Game Sanctuary:
s2.4.1: Is the project proposal located, in whole or in part, within the Thelon Game sanctuary?
NO

Bird Sanctuary:
s2.4.1: Is the project proposal located, in whole or in part, within the Mc Connell River Migratory Bird Sanctuary, the Harry Gibbons Migratory Bird Sanctuary or, the East Bay Migratory Bird Sanctuary
NO

Southern Southampton Island and Coats Island:
s3.4.5: Is the project proposal located, in whole or in part, in southern Southampton Island and Coats Island?
YES
If yes, does the project proposal involve hydrocarbon exploration?
NO
Municipal Lands:
s1.4.3: Is the project located, in whole or in part, within municipal boundaries?
YES

PARTICULAR ACTIVITIES



New Land Use:
Does the project proposal involve a new type of land use never engaged in before in the region?
NO

Code of Good Conduct for Land Users:
Appendix 2: The applicant undertakes to adhere to the Code of Good Conduct at all times.
NO

NORTH BAFFIN QUESTIONAIRE

GENERAL
Environmental Protection:
s3.13.8: The applicant undertakes to prevent any new occurrences of pollution, garbage and contamination at the site of the development.
YES

Removal of Fuel Drums:
s3.13.8: The applicant undertakes to remove all drums safely from the site and dispose of the drums in a safe manner.
YES

New Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s3.13.1 and Appendix H, s1: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its natural condition to the greatest extent possible.
YES

Old Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s3.13.2: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its original condition to the greatest extent possible, including any work required due to the applicant's action prior to this application.
YES

Low-Level Air Flights:
Appendix H, s3: Will the applicant avoid all low-level flights?
YES

Caribou Protection Measures:
s3.3.7 and Appendix D: Will the applicant comply with the Caribou Protection Measures outlined in section 2.4.6 and in Appendix D?
YES

Caribou Water Crossings:
s3.3.7 and map: Will the applicant avoid, between may 15 and September 1, to construct any camp, cache any fuel or conduct any blasting within 10 km of any Designated Caribou Water Crossing identified
YES

Polar Bear Denning Areas and Walrus Haul-outs:
s3.3.8: Will the applicant keep its activities away from any polar bear denning area or walrus haul-out?
YES

HERITAGE RESOURCES
Reporting of Archaeological Sites:
s3.11.3 and Appendix H, s2 and s8: Will the applicant immediately report the discovery of all suspected archaeological sites to the Department of Culture, Language, Elders and Youth (GN)?
YES