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Whabouchi Spodumene Mine

Proponent:  Nemaska Lithium Inc.
Phase:  Regulatory Decision-Making
Environmental Assessment Type:  EA by Responsible Authority
MPMO Officer:  Sabrina Lachance
Status:  Active/In Progress

Project Details    
Project Name: Whabouchi Spodumene Mine
Proponent Name: Nemaska Lithium Inc.
Phase: Regulatory Decision-Making
Federal Review Status: Active/In Progress
Sector: Minerals and Metals
Environmental Assessment Type: EA by Responsible Authority
Project Location: 40 km east of Nemaska
Project Description
Exploration Nemaska Inc.'s proposed Wabouchi Spodumene Mine is an open pit 3 000 tonnes per day spodumene mine located 40 km east of the Cree community of Nemaska on James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement Territory. The proposal consists of an open pit mine, a tailings pond, waste rock piles, an ore concentrator and related infrastructure.