Eastern Ridge Iron Ore Proposal - Extension to Orebodies 24, 25 and 32


Summary:

The proponent, BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd, proposes a change (referred to in this Report as the proposal) to its approved iron ore proposals in the Eastern Ridge area, located approximately three kilometres north-east of Newman.

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 proposed changes by BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd to its approved iron ore proposals in the Eastern Ridge area.

The following supporting documents are additional to or amended since this proposal was advertised for seven day public comment.

Environmental Referral Document (pdf 2.4 Mb)
Attachment 1 - Draft Condition Environmental Management Plan (pdf 524 kb)
Attachment 2 - Proposed Conditions (pdf 46 kb)
Attachment 3 - Decommissioning and Rehabilitation Plan Update (pdf 53 kb)


Release Date: 25 July 2016
Proponent: BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd
Status: Final
Report Number: 1571
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Appeals Closed