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Baker Lake Landfill Expansion (149529)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: New
Proponent name: Scott Low
Company: Government of Nunavut
Schedule:
Start Date: 2021-06-01
End Date: 2041-06-01
Operation Type: Annual
Project Description:
The Hamlet of Baker Lake requires and requests an expansion to their existing landfill. Current NPC certificate is unknown. A larger landfill will allow the facility to fulfill a 20-year planning horizon per the Community Plan. Expansion will also allow Hamlet staff the capacity to better organize and sort waste as part of a waste management plan. The Kivalliq Community Engineer has reviewed and advises expansion is both necessary and best practice. Expansion will nearly double the size of the current landfill, which border a sewage treatment pond. Fences will be extended. Lands will be rezoned Waste Disposal per the Community Plan and Zoning By-laws. Road access already exists. CGS Planning and Lands based out of Rankin Inlet is making the application on behalf of the municipality. Documents and updated sketches to follow when existing certificate or license is recovered.
Personnel:
Persons: 2
Days: 7300
Project Map
List of all project geometries:
ID Geometry Location Name
7747 polygon Extension of Baker Lake landfill along bench land.
Planning Regions:
Kitikmeot
Affected Areas and Land Types
Municipal
Settlement Area
Keewatin Planning Region
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Other
Winter Access
Licensing Agencies
NWB: Type B Licence
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
Site under consideration is already directly adjacent to the landfill and sewage treatment area.
Waste Management
Waste Type Quantity Generated Treatement Method Disposal Method
No data found.
Category: Application form attachment - Other Authorizations
Recieved: 2021-04-16
Originator: Scott Low
Public Registry ID: 18578
Document Size: 1931.07 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2021-04-16
Originator: Scott Low
Public Registry ID: 18579
Document Size: 110.58 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2021-04-23
Originator: Solomon Amuno
Public Registry ID: 18633
Document Size: 227.98 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.
YES

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.
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:
s5.4.4 and Apendix 2, s3: Will the applicant avoid low-level flights?
YES

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
YES

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?
NO
If yes, does the project proposal involve hydrocarbon exploration?
YES
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.
YES