Summary of RCE Documents Related to Proposed Yancoal Potash Mine

The following provides a list of documents related to the proposed Yancoal Potash mine near Southey, Saskatchewan, along with replies from the two levels of government. These documents are attached below.

(1) Initial RCE Saskatchewan submission to the Province of Saskatchewan regarding Yancoal Potash Mine proposal (June 6, 2016)

(2) Reply by the Saskatchewan Ministery of Environment to the RCE Saskatchewan submission (June 21, 2016)

(3) Reply by RCE Saskatchewan to Saskatchewan Ministery of Environment (June 29, 2016)

(4) Further reply by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment (July 13, 2016)

(5) Letter of Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment to RCE Saskatchewan outlining its conditional aproval of Yancoal Potash Mine (August 9, 2016)

(6) Terms of Conditional Approval of Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment (August 9, 2016)

(7) Rationale of Saskatchewan Minister of Environment related to decision (August 9, 2016)

(8) RCE Saskatchewan Response to Saskatchewan Minister of Environment's decision (August 10, 2016)

(9) RCE Saskatchewan Request to Federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change to formally review Yancoal project (July 20, 2016)

(10) Reply by Federal Ministry of Environment (specifically CEAA) indicating Environmental Assessment request is being considered (August 3, 2016)

(11) Letter sent to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (Sept. 9, 2016) with link to video prepared by community of Havelock: http://www.saskrce.ca/node/2583

(12) Reply by Prime Minister's Office (November 1, 2016)

(13) Reply by Federal Ministry of Environment and Climate Change rejecting request for Federal Environmental Assessment (November 15, 2016)

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UNU RCE - Yancoal Southey Project - Submission to the Honourable Herb Cox - June 6, 2016.pdf1.08 MB
Letter from Minister Cox June 21 2016.pdf254.79 KB
Reply to Letter from Minister Cox June 29, 2016.pdf748.5 KB
Letter from Minister Cox July 13 2016.pdf321.29 KB
Provincial Ministry Reply to Garth Pickard.pdf62.11 KB
Yancoal Southey Project Ministerial Decision.pdf111.19 KB
Yancoal Southey Project Reasons for Decision.pdf150.09 KB
RCE Saskatchewan Response to Provincial Government Yancoal Announcement of August 9 2016.pdf529.13 KB
RCE SK Letter to Federal Ministry of Environment July 20, 2016 .pdf723.99 KB
Aug 3 CEAA Reply to Pickard and Ambrosi Designation of Yancoal-1.pdf73.61 KB
RCE SK Letter to The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau - September 9, 2016.pdf649.17 KB
Email Correspondence from Prime Ministers Office November 1 2016.doc10.5 KB
Federal Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Letter to RCE Saskatchewan.pdf38.56 KB