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Bremen - 2019 Arctic Cruise (149153)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: New
Proponent name: Kate Smith
Company: F.K. Warren Ltd.
Schedule:
Start Date: 2019-08-07
End Date: 2024-08-18
Operation Type: Seasonal
Project Description:
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises small expedition style cruise vessel Bremen will be making the following Arctic Cruise in 2019: Kangerlussuaq (Greenland) to Nome (Alaska) from August 22, 2019 to August 27, 2019 The purpose of this proposed development is the carriage of passengers and crew members to landing sites in Nunavut, Northwest Territories and Yukon . The company Hapag-Lloyd Cruises is a high-class cruise operator that wants to offer to its passenger’s unique nature and culture experiences and to make them ambassadors for the Arctic. Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has extensive experience in operating ships in remote areas and polar waters for more than 20 years. The expedition cruise of m/v Bremen includes an experienced Bridge Team and Expedition Team including lecturers, such as biologists, geologists, ethnologists and historians, who offering daily lectures to the passengers.
Personnel:
Persons: 400
Days: 11
Project Map
List of all project geometries:
ID Geometry Location Name
5353 point Pond Inlet - August 7, 2018
5354 point Dundas Harbour - August 8, 2019
5355 point Maxwell Bay - August 9, 2019
5356 point Beechey Island - August 10, 2019
5357 point Resolute Bay - August 10, 2019
5358 point Jenny Lind Island - August 15, 2019
5359 point Cambridge Bay - August 17, 2019
Planning Regions:
Qikiqtani
Kivalliq
Affected Areas and Land Types
Municipal
Settlement Area
North Baffin Planning Region
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Tourism Activities
Marine-Based Activities
Licensing Agencies
GN-EDT: 0
QIA: Exemption Certificate
KitIA: Exemption Certificate
Other Licensing Requirements
No data found.
Material Use
Equipment
Type Quantity Size Use
Zodiacs 12 15 ft long Transport passengers from vessel to provide scenic cruising along shoreline.
Fuel Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
Gasoline 12 25 Liters Fuel for zodiacs. Maximum one container per zodiac.
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). All types of waste will be 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.
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 - Other Authorizations
Recieved: 2019-05-05
Originator: Kate Smith
Public Registry ID: 16489
Document Size: 52.97 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2019-05-05
Originator: Kate Smith
Public Registry ID: 16488
Document Size: 345.45 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2019-05-24
Originator: Peter Scholz
Public Registry ID: 16578
Document Size: 570.87 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