Yandicoogina Iron Ore Project - Pocket and Billiard South deposits


Summary:

The proponent, Hamersley Iron – Yandi Pty Limited (a subsidiary of Rio Tinto Limited), proposes a change (referred to in this Report as the proposal) to the approved Yandicoogina Iron Ore Project proposal located approximately 90 kilometres north-west of Newman, in the Pilbara region.

This report provides the advice and recommendations of the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) to the Minister for Environment on outcomes of the EPA’s environmental impact assessment of the proposed change by Hamersley Iron – Yandi Pty Limited to the Yandicoogina Iron Ore Project to develop the Pocket and Billiards South Deposits.

Public Environmental Review - Part 1 (PDF 12.2 MB)

Public Environmental Review - Part 2 (PDF 9.2 MB)

Public Environmental Review - Part 3 (PDF 9.5 MB)

Public Environmental Review - Part 4 (PDF 10 MB)

Public Environmental Review - Part 5 (PDF 7.4 MB)

Response to Submissions with Addendum (PDF 7.3 MB)

Detailed Responses to Public Submissions in Relation to Flora and Vegetation (PDF 5.2 MB)

Supplementary Hydrogeological Information (PDF 1 MB)

Supplementary Stygofauna Review (PDF 3.8 MB)


Release Date: 1 August 2016
Proponent: Hamersley Iron - Yandi Pty Limited
Status: Final
Report Number: 1573
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