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Blackwater Gold Project

New Gold Inc. is proposing the construction, operation, and closure of an open-pit gold and silver mine located approximately 110 kilometres southwest of Vanderhoof, British Columbia. As proposed, the Blackwater Gold Project would produce 60,000 tonnes per day of gold and silver ore, over a mine life of 17 years.



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April 15, 2019 - The Minister of Environment and Climate Change issued the Environmental Assessment Decision Statement to the proponent.

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  • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
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  • Location

    • Vanderhoof (British Columbia)
  • Project Type

    • Mines and Minerals
  • Status

    Completed
  • Start Date

    2012-12-21
  • Proponent

    New Gold Inc.
  • Authorities

    • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Environmental assessment under CEAA 2012
  • Reference Number

    80017

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..within 200 kilometres
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