Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada


Environmental Assessment

Project Highlights

Surface Gold Mine at Moose River Gold Mines, Halifax County


Update November 19, 2007 - DDV Gold Ltd. submitted a Focus Report PDF Download Link (PDF:7.8mb) as requested by the Minister on April 10, 2007. At that time, the public was invited to submit comments on the Focus Report.

The Focus ReportPDF Download Link (PDF:7.8mb) may be viewed on this web site, or at one of several public viewing locations identified in the public noticePDF Download Link (PDF:39k).

Update - On April 10, 2007 the Minister of Environment and Labour released a decisionPDF Download Link (PDF:48k) on the proposed Undertaking. The Minister has determined that a Focus Report will be required.

Minister's Decision

On February 1, 2008 the Minister of Environment and Labour released a decisionPDF Download Link (PDF:324k) concerning this review. The Minister has decided to approve the undertaking in accordance with Section 18(a) of the Environmental Assessment Regulations, pursuant to Part IV of the Environment Act. The undertaking has been approved subject to a number of conditionsPDF Download Link (PDF:62k).

The proponent is required to obtain all other necessary approvals, permits or authorizations before commencing work on the undertaking.

Opportunities for Public Input

Opportunities for public comment are now closed.

Project Documents

Focus Report and Appendices