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Howse Property Iron Mine

Proponent:  Howse Minerals Limited
Phase:  Environmental Assessment
Environmental Assessment Type:  EA by Responsible Authority
MPMO Officer:  Sabrina Lachance
Status:  Active/In Progress

Project Details    
Project Name: Howse Property Iron Mine
Proponent Name: Howse Minerals Limited
Phase: Environmental Assessment
Federal Review Status: Active/In Progress
Sector: Minerals and Metals
Environmental Assessment Type: EA by Responsible Authority
Project Location: 25 km north of Schefferville, QC
Newfoundland and Labrador
Project Description
Howse Minerals Limited proposes the construction, operation, and decommissioning of an open-pit iron ore mine in Newfoundland and Labrador. The mine is expected to extract up to 30 million tonnes of iron ore at a rate of up to 10,000 tonnes per day, over an approximate mine life of 12 years.