Baker Lake HTO presentation to NIRB info session

On May 22, the Nunavut Impact Review Board held an information session in the community of Baker Lake. The topic of the information session was AREVA’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement for their Kiggavik uranium mine proposal. During the question and answer period, the Baker Lake Hunters and Trappers Organization shared five preliminary criticisms of AREVA’s Draft Evironmental Impact Statement. Click here for a copy of their presentation. For more background on these criticisms, see the Baker Lake HTO’s “Discussion Paper: Impacts on Caribou and Hunting in AREVA’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed ‘Kiggavik’ Uranium Mine“.

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Nunavummiut Makitagunarningit (Makita) is a Nunavut-based non-governmental organization. Made up of members from Baker Lake and Iqaluit, Makita is dedicated to fostering a critical public discussion about uranium mining in Nunavut.
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