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Arctos Anthracite Mine

Proponent:  Arctos Anthracite Joint Venture
Phase:  Environmental Assessment
Environmental Assessment Type:  Substituted EA
MPMO Officer:  Carolyn Ramsum
Status:  Active/In Progress





Project Details    
Project Name: Arctos Anthracite Mine
Proponent Name: Arctos Anthracite Joint Venture
Phase: Environmental Assessment
Federal Review Status: Active/In Progress
Sector: Minerals and Metals
Environmental Assessment Type: Substituted EA
Project Location: 160 km northeast of Stewart, BC.
Province/Territory:
British Columbia
Project Description
Arctos Anthracite Joint Venture proposes the construction, operation and decommissioning of an anthracite coal mine that would produce about 3 million tonnes per year over a mine life of approximately 25 years located at 160 km northeast of Stewart, BC. The proposed project would also include constructing a 147 kilometre extension to an existing railway.