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Le Boreal 2018 - Cruise Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome, Alaska (148886)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: New
Proponent name: Kate Smith
Company: F.K. Warren Ltd.
Schedule:
Start Date: 2018-08-20
End Date: 2018-09-08
Operation Type: Annual
Project Description:
Compagnie du Ponant's French flagged small cruise vessel m/v Le Boreal will be making the following Arctic cruise in 2018: Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome, Alaska from August 20, 2018 to September 8th, 2018. During this cruise, the vessel will be stopping at various locations in Nunavut. The vessel specializes in luxury adventure cruising and carries a maximum of 264 passengers and 139 crew members. The passengers are predominately French nationals and the crew are a mix of French, Phillipine, Indonesian and Mauritian nationalities.
Personnel:
Persons: 400
Days: 14
Project Map
List of all project geometries:
ID Geometry Location Name
4159 point Le Boreal 2018 - Cruise Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome, Alaska
4160 point Le Boreal 2018 - Cruise Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome, Alaska
4161 point Le Boreal 2018 - Cruise Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome, Alaska
4162 point Le Boreal 2018 - Cruise Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome, Alaska
4163 point Le Boreal 2018 - Cruise Kangerlussuaq, Greenland to Nome, Alaska
Planning Regions:
Qikiqtani
Kivalliq
Affected Areas and Land Types
Municipal
Settlement Area
North Baffin Planning Region
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Marine-Based Activities
Tourism Activities
Licensing Agencies
GN-EDT: 0
CWS: Migratory Bird Sanctuary permit under the Migratory Bird Sanctuary Regulations
NIRB: Screening Decision Report
KitIA: Exemption Certificate
QIA: Exemption Certificate
Other Licensing Requirements
No data found.
Material Use
Equipment
Type Quantity Size Use
Zodiacs 10 15 ft in length Transport passengers from vessel to provide scenic cruising along shoreline.
Fuel Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
Gasoline 20 35 Liters Gasoline for zodiacs
Hazardous Material and Chemical Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
No records found.
Water Consumption
Daily Amount (m3) Retrieval Method Retrieval Location
0
Waste and Impacts
Environmental Impacts
Vessel will be transiting through wildlife habitats and passengers and crew will be landing ashore in areas where wildlife may be present. This activity could be indirectly disruptive to certain species. Direct contact and interaction with wildlife will be avoided. All activities the vessel, passengers, and crew engage in will be environmentally conscious and intended for the purpose of sightseeing only. No manmade structures or materials will be left in wildlife areas. Crew members who are trained and certified naturalists will provide safety guidance and information on the environment to the passengers and other crew. The information provided is specfic to each location and is made in an effort to afford protection and conservation by minimizing any potential damage or disruption that could occur. Vessel employs the latest environmental practices and technology which conform to the Clean ship standard (meets or exceeds all IMO, EPA and IATO operating standards).
Waste Management
Waste Type Quantity Generated Treatement Method Disposal Method
Combustible wastes TBA Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized.
Greywater TBA Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized.
Hazardous TBA Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorize
Non-Combustible wastes TBA Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorize
Overburden (organic soil, waste material, tailings) TBA Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized.
Sewage (human waste) TBA Vessel has the most advanced waste water and waste management system. No waste or waste water is discharged at sea Retained on board until the vessel reaches port where disposal is authorized.
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Recieved: 2018-06-08
Originator: Kate Smith
Public Registry ID: 14359
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Public Registry ID: 14364
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Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2018-06-22
Originator: Goump Djalogue
Public Registry ID: 14424
Document Size: 195.51 Kb
2018-06-18 11:31:35, from: Goump Djalogue
 Good Morning, Have you done this cruise tour in the past? If yes, please provide us with the NPC and/NIRB file number. If there is any change in itineray and /or activities from the past tour, please provide details on those changes. Thank you. Goump

2018-06-19 14:17:50, from: Kate Smith
 Good day, Thank you for your message. Compagnie du Ponant has operated cruise vessels in the Arctic for many years. Le Boreal completed almost the identical itinerary in August of 2017. Last year they called Isabella Bay, however they do not intend to call there in 2018. All activities, equipment and ship standards remain the same from previous seasons. Please see the 2017 NIRB file information. In 2017 Le Boreal was exempt from screening. NIRB File No: 12AN032 Application No.: 125070 Please see the 2017 NPC file information. NPC APPLICATION 148495 - Closed w/o Conformity Determination Please let us know if we can provide any additional information.

2018-06-19 14:17:58, from: Kate Smith
 Good day, Thank you for your message. Compagnie du Ponant has operated cruise vessels in the Arctic for many years. Le Boreal completed almost the identical itinerary in August of 2017. Last year they called Isabella Bay, however they do not intend to call there in 2018. All activities, equipment and ship standards remain the same from previous seasons. Please see the 2017 NIRB file information. In 2017 Le Boreal was exempt from screening. NIRB File No: 12AN032 Application No.: 125070 Please see the 2017 NPC file information. NPC APPLICATION 148495 - Closed w/o Conformity Determination Please let us know if we can provide any additional information.