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Le Boreal 2019 - Cruise Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome (149150)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: Renewal
Proponent name: Kate Smith
Company: F.K. Warren Ltd.
Schedule:
Start Date: 2019-08-23
End Date: 2024-09-15
Operation Type: Seasonal
Project Description:
Compagnie du Ponant's French flagged small cruise vessel m/v Le Boreal will be making the following Arctic cruises in 2019: Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Kangerlussuaq, Greenland from August 15, 2019 to August 28, 2019 Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome, Alaska from August 28, 2019 to September 18th, 2019. During this cruise, the vessel will be stopping at various locations in Nunavut. The vessel specializes in luxury adventure cruising and carries a maximum of 264 passengers and 139 crew members. The passengers are predominately French nationals and the crew are a mix of French, Phillipine, Indonesian and Mauritian nationalities.
Personnel:
Persons: 400
Days: 12
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Planning Regions:
Qikiqtani
Kivalliq
Affected Areas and Land Types
Municipal
Settlement Area
North Baffin Planning Region
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Marine-Based Activities
Tourism Activities
Licensing Agencies
CWS: National Wildlife Area permit under the Wildlife Area Regulations
GN-EDT: 0
KitIA: Exemption Certificate
QIA: Exemption Certificate
Other Licensing Requirements
No data found.
Material Use
Equipment
Type Quantity Size Use
Zodiacs 10 15 ft in length Transport passengers from vessel to provide scenic cruising along shoreline.
Fuel Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
Gasoline 20 35 Liters Fuel for Zodiacs
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
Vessel will be transiting through wildlife habitats and passengers and crew will be landing ashore in areas where wildlife may be present. This activity could be indirectly disruptive to certain species. Direct contact and interaction with wildlife will be avoided. All activities the vessel, passengers, and crew engage in will be environmentally conscious and intended for the purpose of sightseeing only. No manmade structures or materials will be left in wildlife areas. Crew members who are trained and certified naturalists will provide safety guidance and information on the environment to the passengers and other crew. The information provided is specfic to each location and is made in an effort to afford protection and conservation by minimizing any potential damage or disruption that could occur. Vessel employs the latest environmental practices and technology which conform to the Clean ship standard (meets or exceeds all IMO, EPA and IATO operating standards).
Waste Management
Waste Type Quantity Generated Treatement Method Disposal Method
Combustible wastes TBD Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized. Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea
Greywater TBD Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized. Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea
Hazardous TBD Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized. Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea
Non-Combustible wastes TBD Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea
Overburden (organic soil, waste material, tailings) TBD Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea
Sewage (human waste) TBD Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized. Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2019-05-05
Originator: Kate Smith
Public Registry ID: 16476
Document Size: 1271.06 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2018-06-22
Originator: Goump Djalogue
Public Registry ID: 16475
Document Size: 194.74 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2019-05-24
Originator: Peter Scholz
Public Registry ID: 16580
Document Size: 475.72 Kb

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

MARINE AND TERRESTRIAL TRANSPORTATION
Corridor:
s3.5.11, s3.3.5.12: Does the proposal consider the development of a transportation and/or communications corridor?
NO

Code of Good Conduct for Land Users:
Appendix H: The applicant undertakes to adhere to the code of Good Conduct at all times.
YES