Apr 3, 2020

Environmental Protection Notice - permit amendment


Application for a Permit amendment Under The Provisions of the Environmental Management Act

We, LNG Canada Development Inc. , 400 4th Avenue SW Calgary, AB, T2P 0J4, intend to submit this amendment application to the Director to amend Permit PE-108469, issued February 3, 2017, which authorizes the discharge of effluent from the LNG Canada marine terminal.

The land upon which the marine terminal site is situated and the discharge occurs is Lot 1 District Lots 981, 5469 and 7940, Range 5 Coast District, Plan 12731, located near Kitimat, British Columbia within the traditional territory of the Haisla Nation.

The amendment requests that the following changes to Permit PE-108469 are made to include:

• the discharge from dewatering activities associated with the construction of the LNG Berth (Clause 2.1),

• an increase to the authorized discharge rates from dewatering activities associated with the construction of the Material Offloading Facility and LNG Berth (Clause 2.1.1),

• additional treatment methods (use of flocculant systems and sand filters) to meet the authorized quality of the discharge (Clause 2.1.3), and

• extension of dewatering activities associated with dredging (Clauses 2.2.5 and 2.3.5).

Any person who may be adversely affected by the proposed amendment and wishes to provide relevant information may, within 30 days after the last date of posting, publishing, service or display, send written comments to the applicant, with a copy to Devin Scheck, Supervisor, Environmental Stewardship, BC Oil and Gas Commission, at Bag 2, Fort St. John, B.C. V1J 2B0. The identity of any respondents and the contents of anything submitted in relation to this application will become part of the public record.

Signed at Kitimat, BC on this day of April 3, 2020 by Kitt Othman.

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