Marathon Gold Corporation has submitted an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in support of the Valentine Gold Mine Project to the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (IAAC) and the NL Department of Environment, Climate Change and Municipalities (NLDECCM). Marathon, IAAC and NLDECCM invite public and stakeholder review and comment on the document. The public comment period on the EIS ends on December 23, 2020.
The Environmental Impact Statement document is available for review online at
https://iaac-aeic.gc.ca/050/evaluations/proj/80169 and https://www.gov.nl.ca/eccm/projects/project-2015/. Reference copies are available for public viewing at the following locations.
- Buchans Public Library – electronic (USB) and printed copy of all EIS documents
- Grand Falls-Windsor Public Library – electronic (USB) and printed copy of all EIS documents
- Corner Brook Public Library – printed copy of EIS Summary (English and French); electronic (USB) of all EIS documents
- St John’s (A.C. Hunter) Public Library – printed copy of EIS Summary (English and French); electronic (USB) of all EIS documents
Note that due to Covid-19, public libraries may be subject to limitations on access. Please refer to https://www.nlpl.ca/ for information on current library services and hours of operation.