Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1723

Moosehead Lake (Labrador West) Rock Quarry

Proponent: H&H Enterprises Ltd.

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

Project Description:

The proponent proposes to develop a 5 hectare quarry approximately 1.5 kilometres south of Moosehead Lake in Labrador West. The project is located 14 kilometres east of Labrador City, and, will include an access road 0.5 kilometres south of kilometre 34 on Route 500 (Trans Labrador Highway). Development of the open pit quarry will produce crushed rock for the construction industry and ballast for the railway in Western Labrador. Processing at the site will consist of drilling, blasting, crushing and screening.

  • September 3, 2013 - The undertaking was registered.
  • October 8, 2013 - Deadline for public comments.
  • October 18, 2013 - The minister’s decision is due.
  • December 3, 2013 - Project Withdrawn.

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