Red Mountain Gold Mine Project - Federal Funding Allocated to Participate in the Environmental Assessment

OTTAWA, May 25, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) has allocated a total of $92,150 to three applicants to assist their participation in the federal environmental assessment of the proposed Red Mountain Gold Mine Project, located 18 kilometres northeast of Stewart, British Columbia.

 

Details of Allocation




Recipient

Allocation

Métis Provincial Council of British Columbia*

$12,300

Nisga'a Nation as represented by Nisga'a Lisims Government

$67,550

Tsetsaut Consultation Society on behalf of Tsetsaut Skii km Lax Ha

$12,300

Total

$92,150

* also known as Métis Nation British Columbia


 

Quick Facts

  • This funding was made available through the Participant Funding Program administered by the Agency. It will enable participation in upcoming steps of the environmental assessment, which include reviewing and providing comments on the Environmental Impact Statement or on the summary thereof, the draft Environmental Assessment Report, and the potential environmental assessment conditions.
  • More information on this project is available on the Canadian Environmental Assessment Registry website, reference number 80093.

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SOURCE Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

For further information: Media Relations: Karen Fish, Communications Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, 613-957-0278, Karen.Fish@ceaa-acee.gc.ca

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