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February 12, 2014 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has allocated a total of $182,429.20 to six applicants to support their participation in the federal environmental assessment of the Magino Gold Project, located in Ontario.
Details of Allocation
|Red Sky Métis Independent Nation||
|Métis Nation of Ontario||
|Michipicoten First Nation||
|Missanabie Cree First Nation||
|Corporation du développement économique et communautaire de Dubreuilville||
|Northwatch Coalition for Environmental Protection||
As part of the strengthened and modernized Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 (CEAA 2012) put in place to support the government’s Responsible Resource Development Initiative, the Agency is conducting a federal environmental assessment of this project.
Projects subject to CEAA 2012 are assessed using a science-based approach. If the project is permitted to proceed to the next phase, it will continue to be subject to Canada’s strong environmental laws, rigorous enforcement and follow-up, and increased fines for non-compliance.
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of the Environment
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency