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Peter Lake (148487)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: New
Proponent name: Mr. Chris McFadden
Company: NxGold Ltd.
Schedule:
Start Date: 2017-05-01
End Date: 2021-07-01
Operation Type: Seasonal
Project Description:
NxGold's proposed program in the Peter Lake area involves exploration-related activities to assess previously identified gold targets. Exploration activities will include geophysical surveys (ground based and airborne), diamond drilling, RAB/RC drilling, surface geochemical sampling, and geological mapping, and will be based either regionally or out of a camp to be established on the property (the Program). For further detail, refer to Project Documents.
Personnel:
Persons: 16
Days: 100
Project Map
List of all project geometries:
ID Geometry Location Name
2190 polygon Peter Lake
Planning Regions:
Kitikmeot
Affected Areas and Land Types
Municipal
Settlement Area
Keewatin Planning Region
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Mineral Exploration
Temporary Structures
Winter Access
Licensing Agencies
INAC
CLEY
KivIA
NIRB
NTI
NWB
Other Licensing Requirements
Class B Water License
Class A Land Use Permit
Class II Land Use Permit
Material Use
Equipment
Type Quantity Size Use
Drill 6 up to 12,000 lbs Exploration
Helicopter 3 various Access, support
Pump 10 various Water use and disposal
Generator 2 to be determined Camp operation
Fixed wing aircraft twin otter) 1 to be determined Access, resupply
Snowmachines 8 600 lbs Access, support
Skidsteer 1 to be determined Camp support
Boat 3 to be determined Access, support
Compressor 2 to be determined Drill support
Generator 2 various Emergency use
ATV 2 500 lbs Camp support
Fuel Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
Diesel 220 220 Liters Fuel (camp, drill, fuel cache)
Gasoline 15 220 Liters Fuel (boats, ATVs)
Aviation fuel 150 220 Liters Fuel (heli, fuel cache)
Propane 17 23.6 Gallons Fuel (camp)
Hazardous Material and Chemical Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
Glycol 36 5 Gallons Antifreeze
Various lubricants and greases 36 5 Gallons equipment maintenance, drill rods
Drilling additives (non-toxic) 36 5 Gallons Drilling
Calcium chloride (50lb bag) 432 50 Liters Drilling
hazardous 2 23.6 Gallons welding (repairs)
Oxygen 20 23.6 Gallons welding (repairs)
Water Consumption
Daily Amount (m3) Retrieval Method Retrieval Location
160 pump with screened intake TBD. Suitable lake proximal to camp and drill targets
Waste and Impacts
Environmental Impacts
Refer to Project Documents
Waste Management
Waste Type Quantity Generated Treatement Method Disposal Method
Other Varies Dewater Discharge to sump
Other up to 15 m3/day per drill - Discharge to sump
Combustible wastes Various - Incinerate, open burn
Non-Combustible wastes Various - Backhaul for recycle
Hazardous waste Various - Backhaul for appropriate disposal
Greywater up to 60 m3/day Grease trap Discharge to sump
Combustible wastes Various - Incinerate, open burn
Sewage (human waste) up to .1 m3/day - Incinerate
Hazardous waste Various - Backhaul for appropriate disposal
Non-Combustible wastes Various - Backhaul for recycle
Other Various Activated carbon filter or oil/water separator Discharge to tundra
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-02-24
Originator: Sharleen Hamm
Public Registry ID: 12120
Document Size: 758.66 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-04-03
Originator: Sharleen Hamm
Public Registry ID: 12354
Document Size: 630.04 Kb
Category: Application form attachment - Project description
Recieved: 2017-04-03
Originator: Sharleen Hamm
Public Registry ID: 12355
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Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2017-04-12
Originator: Peter Scholz
Public Registry ID: 12422
Document Size: 607.57 Kb

KEEWATIN QUESTIONAIRE

GENERAL
Environmental Protection:
s2.4.9: The applicant undertakes to prevent any new occurances of pollution, garbage and contamination at the site of the development.
YES

Removal of Fuel Drums:
s2.4.9: The applicant undertakes to remove all drums safely from the site and dispose of the drums in a safe manner.
YES

New Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s2.4.15 and Appendix 2,s1: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its natural condition to the greatest extent possible.
YES

Old Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s3.13.2: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its original condition to the greatest extent possible, including any work required due to the applicant's action prior to this application.
YES

Low Level Air Flights:
s5.4.4 and Apendix 2, s3: Will the applicant avoid low-level flights?
NO
i. If not, explain why such flights are or may be absolutely necessary.
To clarify: the Applicant plans to avoid low level fixed wing aircraft flights wherever possible. The Applicant does, however, plan to use a helicopter and a drone to conduct airbourne surveys in support of exploration activities. These surveys will be low level and of short duration.
ii. If such flights are or may be absolutely necessary, will they avoid disturbance to people and wildlife?
YES
iii. If not, explain why it is not possible to avoid such disturbance.

Caribou Protection Measures:
s2.4.6 and Appendix 3: Will the applicant comply with the Caribou Protection Measures outlined in section 2.4.6 and in Appendix 3?
YES

Caribou Water Crossings:
Will the applicant avoid, between May 15 and September 1, to construct any camp, cache any fuel or conduct s2.4.6 and map: any blasting within 10 km of any Designated Caribou Water Crossing identified
YES

ARCHEOLOGY
Reporting of Archaeological Sites:
s4.4.3 and Appendix 3, s2 and s8: Will the applicant immediately report the discovery of all suspected archaeological sites to the Government of Nunavut?
YES

PARTICULAR AREAS
Game Sanctuary:
s2.4.1: Is the project proposal located, in whole or in part, within the Thelon Game sanctuary?
NO

Bird Sanctuary:
s2.4.1: Is the project proposal located, in whole or in part, within the Mc Connell River Migratory Bird Sanctuary, the Harry Gibbons Migratory Bird Sanctuary or, the East Bay Migratory Bird Sanctuary
NO

Southern Southampton Island and Coats Island:
s3.4.5: Is the project proposal located, in whole or in part, in southern Southampton Island and Coats Island?
NO
If yes, does the project proposal involve hydrocarbon exploration?
YES
Municipal Lands:
s1.4.3: Is the project located, in whole or in part, within municipal boundaries?
YES

PARTICULAR ACTIVITIES

Uranium Development and Mining:
s3.4.5, s3.4.6: Does the project proposal involve either uranium development or uranium mining?
NO


New Land Use:
Does the project proposal involve a new type of land use never engaged in before in the region?
NO

Code of Good Conduct for Land Users:
Appendix 2: The applicant undertakes to adhere to the Code of Good Conduct at all times.
YES