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Tyhee Environmental Assessment Timeline Extensions

Feb 6 ‘06 Developer delay: DAR delayed until mid to late 3rd quarter 2006 Aug 16 ‘06 Developer delay: Project updated and developer notifies Board that DAR will be submitted in September/October

Feb 26‘09 Board extension: Terms of Reference comments due March 3 ‘09

May 10 ‘07 Developer delay: Project updated and developer notifies Board that DAR will be delayed

Apr 28 ‘08 Board requests that developer submits DAR or gives a clear indication of plans for the proposed development by May 19, 2008

Milestones

Oct 16 ‘07 Board meets with Tyhhee to discuss status of process and next steps in process

Actual Timeline Developer’s Assessment Report (DAR)

May 22 ‘09 Board releases final Work Plan and Terms of Reference

2006

Oct ‘08 Scoping phase

2007

2008

Nov 29 ‘12 Board requests project updates from developer Dec 18 ‘12 Board issues Jan 18 ‘13 deadline for developer to provid update to party IR responses and provide updated project description

Oct 19 ‘11 Developer responds to Board IRs

EA0809-003 (2008)

Aug ‘08 and Sept ‘08 Project referred to EA

Mar 2 ‘06 Technical meetings Mar 30 ‘06 Technical reports Apr28 ‘06 Public hearings May 2 ‘06 Closure of public registry July ‘06

Jun 8 ‘12 to Jun 29 ‘12 Parties submit IRs

Aug 24 ‘11 Board issues revised workplan

Oct 16 ‘08 to Oct 17 ‘08 Board conducts scoping sessions

Original Timelines

Report of EA

May 31 ‘12 Developer submits updated responses to Board IRs

Aug 23 ‘11 Board issues 16 IRs in lieu of comformity check

Total process extensions (days) EA0506-004 EA0809-003 Developer 1089 1356 Parties 22 Board 6 Total process time (months) EA0506-004 EA0809-003 Developer 36 47 Parties 1 2 Board 3 11

Apr 19 ‘12 Board notifies parties of June 8 ‘12 IR deadline

May 11 ‘11 Developer submits DAR

EA0506-004 (2005)

Aug 19 ‘13 Board grants EA adjournment

Mar 28 ‘12 Developer submits remaining responses to Board IRs

Sep 4 ‘08 Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board refers project to EA

Jan 30 ‘06 IRs issued

Aug 16 ‘12 Developer IRs responses will be submitted Sept to Oct ‘12

Jun 18 ‘13 Developer states that IR responses will be delayed Jul 23 ‘13 Developer requests adjournment

Aug 16 ‘12 Developer request: Re schedule technical sessions for Sept - Oct ‘12

Feb 20 ‘09 to Mar 11‘09 Parties submit comments on Terms of Reference

Aug 5 ‘08 Board cancels EA Aug 27 ‘08 Environment Canada refers project to EA

Aug 12 ‘05 Board issues Final Work plan and Terms of Reference

2005

Jun 13 ‘12 Board grants party IRs extension

Developer withdraws water license and land use permit

Developer is advised to submit a new application to the Land and Water Board due to project changes

Aug 5 ‘05 Final Terms of Reference Dec 9 ‘05 DAR submitted Dec 22‘05 Comformity check and deficiency statment

May 26 ‘10 Developer expects to submit DAR near the end of 2010

Jan 30 ‘09 Board issues draft workplan

Jul 25 ‘08 Developer submits new project description

May 6 ‘05 Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board gives project referral Jul 13 ‘05 Scoping phase

Jun 5 ‘12 to Jun 8’12 Parties request extension: IR deadline

Nov 18 ‘10 Developer expects to submit DAR by late March/early April 2011

May 6 ‘05 Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board gives project referral

Jun 15 ‘05 and Jun 22 ‘05 Board conducts scoping prep and session

EA0506-004 & EA0809-003

Jan 18 ‘13 Developer states that IR responses and project description will be submitted in 2nd quarter 2013

Review Board Developer Parties

Developer submits and responds to IRs

Developer’s Assessment Report (DAR)

Minister Jan ‘10 DAR submitted

2005 Final Terms of Reference cited and review for discrepancies May ‘09 Final Work Plan

Jan ‘11 Report of EA

Mar ‘10 1st IRs

Updated on: Jan 15/14

Ministers response

Graph illustrates approximate duration of events*

May ‘10 Technical Meetings Oct ‘10 Public hearing

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Tyhee EA timeline  
Tyhee EA timeline