Snap Lake was an underground Mine. As of DEcember 4, 2015, the mine entered into Care & Maintenance.  In December of 2017, De Beers announced its intent to enter into final closure of the Mine.  De Beers is applying for a water licence to support the closure and post-closure phases of the mine life.  Closure activities are described in detail in the Final Closure and Reclamation Plan enclosed.   A complete list of all updated documents is included within the cover letter.
Closure activities include quarrying,  capping and contouring of the north pile, construction of influent storage ponds and passive wetlands, water collection, treatment, and management; waste management, use of water, deposit of waste, operation of an airstrip, landfill, camp and associated facilities, demolition of buildings, re-vegetation etc.

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1. Permit - Licence - Other Issuances

Security and Water Use Fees
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Receipt for WL Applicaton Fee - C153085 - Apr2-19.pdf (161.97 KB) April 2, 2019 April 16, 2019

2. Initial/Renewal Application

Application and Related Docs
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Supplemental Responses - July 3_19.pdf (1 MB) July 3, 2019 July 11, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Work Plan - V.2 - April 29_19.pdf (189.12 KB) April 29, 2019 April 29, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Water Management Plan V.4 - Apr 23_19.pdf (1.33 MB) April 23, 2019 April 23, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application Package - Apr 1_19.pdf (8.91 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - AEMP Design Plan - Apr 1_19.pdf (9.22 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - AEMP Re-evaluation Report - Apr 1_19.pdf (25.07 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Effluent Quality Criteria Report - Apr 1_19.pdf (8.84 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Emergency Response Plan V.3 - Apr 1_19.pdf (868.17 KB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Engagement Plan V.2 - Apr 1_19.pdf (896.8 KB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix A Glossaries - Apr 1_19.pdf (126.49 KB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix B Concordance Table - Apr 1_19.pdf (178.44 KB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix C Engagement - Apr 1_19.pdf (15.53 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix D Lessons Learned - Apr 1_19.pdf (270.23 KB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix E Summary of Research Program Status - Apr 1_19.pdf (115.76 KB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix F Financial Security Analysis Report - Apr 1_19.pdf (32.75 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix G Demolition Inventories and Site Closure Plans - Apr 1_19.pdf (19.99 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix I Risk Problem Formulation - Apr 1_19.pdf (1.99 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix J Revegetation Plan - Apr 1_19.pdf (15.04 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix K Geochemistry Review - Apr 1_19.pdf (9.42 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Final Closure and Reclamation Plan - Apr 1_19.pdf (11.4 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Hydrodynamic and Water Quality Model Report - Apr 1_19.pdf (21.8 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - North Pile Management Plan V.3 - Apr 1_19.pdf (5.77 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Quality Assurance and Quality Control Plan V.3 - Apr 1_19.pdf (4.34 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Spill Contigency Plan V.4 - Apr 1_19.pdf (1.9 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Waste Management Plan V.4 - Apr 1_19.pdf (2.16 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Water Management Plan V.4 - Apr 1_19.pdf (2.91 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Water Quality Model Report - Downstream Lakes - Apr 1_19.pdf (3.44 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Water Quality Model Report - Site - Apr 1_19.pdf (69.76 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - Water Quantity Model Report - Site, SL, and Downstream Lakes - Apr 1_19.pdf (2.47 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix H North Pile Closure Design - Part 1 - Apr 1_19.pdf (70.41 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix H North Pile Closure Design - Part 2 - Apr 1_19.pdf (91.58 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix H North Pile Closure Design - Part 3 - Apr 1_19.pdf (78.95 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix H North Pile Closure Design - Part 4 - Apr 1_19.pdf (19.87 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix L Water Management Design - Part 4 - Apr 1_19.pdf (103.5 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix L Water Management Design - Part 1 - Apr 1_19.pdf (49.57 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix L Water Management Design - Part 2 - Apr 1_19.pdf (43.6 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Application - FCRP Appendix L Water Management Design - Part 3 - Apr 1_19.pdf (51.12 MB) April 1, 2019 April 12, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - DRAFT Work Plan - V.1 - April 12_19.pdf (193.03 KB) April 12, 2019 April 12, 2019
Consultations - Reviews - Work Plans
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Work Plan - V.4 - Aug 6_19.pdf (194.29 KB) August 6, 2019 August 6, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - IRs and Transcripts for Technical Sessions - Jul22-19.pdf (54.65 KB) July 22, 2019 July 22, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Review Comment Table - June 3_19.pdf (1.42 MB) June 3, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Request for proponent response extended - May27-19.pdf (76.49 KB) May 27, 2019 May 28, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Canada Inc - Snap Lake - Notice of WL Renewal and LUP Amendment Application - May8-19.pdf (117.74 KB) May 8, 2019 May 9, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Comment on Application - Respons to Gary Jaeb - May 7_19.pdf (208.91 KB) May 7, 2019 May 7, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Request for Comments on MVLWB Item - WL Renewal Application - Apr23-19.pdf (83 KB) April 23, 2019 May 6, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Comment on Application - Gary Jaeb - Apr 23-19.pdf (125.94 KB) April 23, 2019 May 2, 2019
MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Comment on Application - Gary Jaeb - May 1_19.pdf (110.75 KB) May 1, 2019 May 2, 2019
Technical Session
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 6 - Daily and Pred Result of Sulphate - Aug 23_19.xlsx (1.28 MB) August 23, 2019 August 23, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 6 - EQC Report - August 21_19.pdf (8.61 MB) August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 6 - DSL Water Quality Model Report - August 21_19.pdf (3.86 MB) August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 6 - SL Hydrodynamic and Model Repor - August 21_19.pdf (18.26 MB) August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IRs - August 6_19.pdf (1.08 MB) August 6, 2019 August 7, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 11 - Part 2 - August 6_19.xlsm (619.45 KB) August 6, 2019 August 7, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 11 - August 6_19.pdf (281.26 KB) August 6, 2019 August 7, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 8 Attachment - August 6_19.xlsx (176.7 KB) August 6, 2019 August 7, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 2 Attachment - August 6_19.pdf (486.05 KB) August 6, 2019 August 7, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - De Beers Response to IR 11 - Part 1 - July 29_19.xlsm (645.59 KB) July 29, 2019 July 29, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Technical Session - Information Request - Jul 22_19.pdf (205.4 KB) July 22, 2019 July 22, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Transcripts Technical Session Day 2 - Jul 17_19.pdf (1.91 MB) July 17, 2019 July 22, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Transcripts Technical Session Day 3 - Jul 18_19.pdf (1.65 MB) July 18, 2019 July 22, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Information Requests and Transcripts for Technical Sessions - Jul22-19.pdf (54.65 KB) July 22, 2019 July 22, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Revised Presentation - Technical Session - Jul17-19.pdf (194.72 KB) July 17, 2019 July 17, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Revised Presentation 5- Technical Session - Jul17-19.pdf (659.41 KB) July 17, 2019 July 17, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Revised Presentation 4- Technical Session - Jul 17_19.pdf (990.62 KB) July 17, 2019 July 17, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Transcripts Technical Session Day 1 - Jul 16_19.pdf (1.48 MB) July 16, 2019 July 17, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Renewal and Amendment Applications - Tech Session Presentations - Jul17-19.pdf (17.61 MB) July 17, 2019 July 17, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Revised Presentation 1- Technical Session - Jul 16_19.pdf (708.39 KB) July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Revised Presentation 3 - Technical Session - Jul 16_19.pdf (3.48 MB) July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Revised Presentation 2 - Technical Session - Jul 16_19.pdf (1.46 MB) July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Technical Session Presentations - Jul16-19.pdf (3.56 MB) July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Tech Session Presentation - 1.Overview - July 12_19.pdf (1.03 MB) July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Tech Session Presentation - 2.FCRP - July 12_19.pdf (1.46 MB) July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Tech Session Presentation - 3.North Pile_Water Management - July 12_19.pdf (3.48 MB) July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Tech Session Presentation - 4.Water Modelling_EQC - July 12_19.pdf (1.04 MB) July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Tech Session Presentation - 5.AEMP - July 12_19.pdf (964.12 KB) July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Tech Session Presentation - 6.Management Plans - July 12_19.pdf (774.93 KB) July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Tech Session Presentation - 7.Licence_Permit - July 12_19.pdf (116.74 KB) July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Renewal and Amendment - Technical Session Presentations - Jul12-19.pdf (76.1 KB) July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Technical Session Agenda - July 11_19.pdf (169.38 KB) July 11, 2019 July 11, 2019

3. Amendment Application

Application and Related Docs
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Renewal and Amendment Applications - Supplemental Information - Jul11-19.pdf (72.95 KB) July 11, 2019 July 15, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Preliminary Screening Determination - Staff Report and Comments - Jun6-19.pdf (755.77 KB) June 6, 2019 June 12, 2019
Consultations - Reviews - Work Plans
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Work Plan - Staff Report and Comments. - Jun6-19pdf.pdf (363.86 KB) June 6, 2019 June 12, 2019
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Work Plan Version 3 - Jun11-19.pdf (395.36 KB) June 6, 2019 June 12, 2019
Preliminary Screening
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017D0032 MV2019L2-0004 - De Beers Snap Lake - Preliminary Screening Determination - Jun6-19.pdf (356.05 KB) June 6, 2019 June 12, 2019