Summary of RCE Documents Related to Proposed Yancoal Potash Mine

Submitted by admin on Wed, 2016-08-24 11:55

The following provides a list of documents related to the proposed Yancoal Potash mine near Southey, Saskatchewan, along with replies from the two levels of government. These documents are attached below.

(1) Initial RCE Saskatchewan submission to the Province of Saskatchewan regarding Yancoal Potash Mine proposal (June 6, 2016)

(2) Reply by the Saskatchewan Ministery of Environment to the RCE Saskatchewan submission (June 21, 2016)

(3) Reply by RCE Saskatchewan to Saskatchewan Ministery of Environment (June 29, 2016)

(4) Further reply by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment (July 13, 2016)

(5) Letter of Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment to RCE Saskatchewan outlining its conditional aproval of Yancoal Potash Mine (August 9, 2016)

(6) Terms of Conditional Approval of Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment (August 9, 2016)

(7) Rationale of Saskatchewan Minister of Environment related to decision (August 9, 2016)

(8) RCE Saskatchewan Response to Saskatchewan Minister of Environment's decision (August 10, 2016)

(9) RCE Saskatchewan Request to Federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change to formally review Yancoal project (July 20, 2016)

(10) Reply by Federal Ministry of Environment (specifically CEAA) indicating Environmental Assessment request is being considered (August 3, 2016)

(11) Letter sent to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (Sept. 9, 2016) with link to video prepared by community of Havelock: http://www.saskrce.ca/node/2583

(12) Reply by Prime Minister's Office (November 1, 2016)

(13) Reply by Federal Ministry of Environment and Climate Change rejecting request for Federal Environmental Assessment (November 15, 2016)