Increase in abstraction and reinjection at Cloudbreak Mine


This report provides the advice and recommendations of the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) to the Minister for Environment on the outcomes of its environmental impact assessment of the proposal to increase groundwater abstraction and reinjection at the operating Cloudbreak Mine. The Minister has nominated Fortescue Metals Group Limited as the proponent responsible for the proposal.

Download the Proponents API Document (pdf 6 Mb)

Supporting documents to the API:

Peer Review - Hydrological Assessment (pdf 118 kb)

Hydrological Assessment for Cloudbreak Water Management Scheme (pdf 30 Mb)

Cloudbreak Groundwater Operating Strategy - Water Management (pdf 2Mb)

Increase in Groundwater Abstraction and Injection - Supporting Environmental Document (pdf 11Mb)

Release Date: 18 May 2015
Proponent: Fortescue Metals Group Limited
Status: Final
Report Number: 1547
Click here to view the document (file type: Acrobat PDF file size: 1.45 MB)
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