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WCEL Comments on the draft Terms of Reference for the Proposed New Prosperity Mine Project

Subject: 
New Prosperity Mine, CEAA, Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, Terms of Reference, First Nations
Author: 
Forbes, Rachel
Summary: 

This document contains West Coast Environmental Law's comments on the Draft Terms of Reference (“TOR”) for the proposed New Prosperity Gold-Copper Mine Project. Our comments focus on two areas of concern: (1) the role of First Nations and Indigenous peoples in this assessment and in environmental assessment more generally; (2) the arbitrary and unfairly restricted timelines proposed in the draft Terms Of Reference .

Publication Date: 
February 1, 2012
Publication Pages: 
4
Publisher: 
West Coast Environmental Law
Publication City: 
Vancouver
Publication Format: 
PDF