Principal Investigator:Robb, Tonia L Licenced Year(s):20132012
The main objectives of the field work for 2009 to 2013 will be to determine if the EKATI mine is having an effect on the surrounding aquatic environment and air quality to provide baseline data for areas where mine development may occur in the future.
In winter, water samples will be collected under ice using a 5L Niskin (a cylindrical PVC water sampler).
During the week of spring freshet, hy...
Principal Investigator:Robb, Tonia L Licenced Year(s):
The objectives of the monitoring program are to ensure that the on-site remediation works remain effective; to ensure that site specific health risks are monitored; and to identify any long-term changes that might be indicative of failures of the remediation works.
The above objectives will be met by conducting a geotechnical inspection of the decommissioned mine, tailings and waste dump areas;...