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Kiggavik Project (149903)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: Renewal
Proponent name: Stephanie Forseille
Company: AREVA Resources Canada Inc.
Schedule:
Start Date: 2023-06-15
End Date: 2023-07-30
Operation Type: Annual
Project Description:
The Kiggavik project is currently in a care and maintenance phase. The project will remain in care and maintenance for the majority of the term of the requested licence. When the project enters an active exploration phase the work will include the same activities as approved in the current licence, including prospecting, geological mapping, geochemical and geophysical surveys, environmental baseline studies, diamond drilling, drill core logging and sampling. The Kiggavik project is inspected every 5 years, at a minimum, to ensure the camp and storage areas remain in good condition. Future inspections will assess the reclamation progress.
Personnel:
Persons: 2
Days: 1
Project Map
List of all project geometries:
ID Geometry Location Name
9540 polygon Lease
Planning Regions:
Kitikmeot
Affected Areas and Land Types
Inuit Owned Surface Lands
Settlement Area
Keewatin Planning Region
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Advanced Mineral Exploration
Mineral Exploration
Licensing Agencies
NIRB: Screening decision for the Kiggavik Project stating the proposed project does not require a Part 5 or 6 review and includes terms and conditions required of the project.
KivIA: Land Use Licence II
NWB: Type B Licence
INAC: Class A Land Use Permit
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
Waste Management
Waste Type Quantity Generated Treatement Method Disposal Method
No data found.
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-12-05
Originator: Stephanie Forseille
Public Registry ID: 20877
Document Size: 3312.38 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2022-10-25
Originator: Stephanie Forseille
Public Registry ID: 20880
Document Size: 5420.94 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2017-12-13
Originator: Peter Scholz
Public Registry ID: 20879
Document Size: 707.15 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2022-11-04
Originator: Solomon Amuno
Public Registry ID: 20927
Document Size: 283.04 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?
NO
i. If not, explain why such flights are or may be absolutely necessary.
Low level flights may be necessary is during the movement of drilling equipment by helicopter, when the condtions contribute to moving the project to the active phase. Also, if weather conditions dictate, low level flights may occur during an emergency. AREVA has a wildlife monitoring and mitigation plan, that has been submitted with the annual report, which includes the the flight requirements and the restrictions on low level flights. Except when not possible in emergency situations, low level flights will not occur when wildlife are present.
ii. If such flights are or may be absolutely necessary, will they avoid disturbance to people and wildlife?
YES
iii. If not, explain why it is not possible to avoid such disturbance.

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?
NO

PARTICULAR ACTIVITIES

Uranium Development and Mining:
s3.4.5, s3.4.6: Does the project proposal involve either uranium development or uranium mining?
YES


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