Phosphate Prospecting Right Application West Coast

Phosphate Prospecting Right Application West Coast

Marine phosphate mining - Advancing Environmental

2016-6-1 · Prospecting right number: WC 30/5/1/1/2/10023 PR LOCATION Off West Coast from Groen River to Cape Town SIZE 63 637 square kilometres OVERLAPS with four proposed offshore marine protected areas; Childs Bank, Benguela Bank, Benguela Muds and Cape Canyon. Coincides with areas identified as Critically Endangered

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Prospecting rights in South Africa – Centre for ...

Prospecting right number: WC 30/5/1/1/2/10023 PR. Location: Off West Coast from Groen River to Cape Town. Size: 63 637 square kilometres. Overlaps with four proposed offshore marine protected areas; Childs Bank, Benguela Bank, Benguela Muds and Cape Canyon.

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West Coast phosphate mine stopped - for now | GroundUp

2017-9-15 · West Coast phosphate mine stopped - for now ... In 2011, the initial prospecting application was refused by the Department of Mineral Affairs because “the proposed prospecting activities fall within a Critical Biodiversity Area”. ... The Minister of Mineral Resources then granted the prospecting right in 2013.

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WWF South Africa Reg. No: 003-226 NPO World Wide

2021-8-30 · Plan submitted as part of their application to obtain a prospecting right for phosphate and unspecified minerals _ off South Africas west coast: 1. Environmental Concerns The Environmental Management Plan has been poorly compiled,

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ASSESSING THE DESIRABILITY OF MARINE PHOSPHATE

2016-9-7 · phosphate in South Africa’s marine environment; offshore of West Coast and off Mossel Bay, within the Outeniqua Basin. An argument asserted in all 3 applications for those prospecting rights – and applications in other jurisdictions – is that phosphate is critical for food security and terrestrial phosphate supplies are dwindling

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Nature calls – West Coast miners eye their prospects - The ...

2014-6-2 · The company, known as EEM, already holds prospecting rights, but obtaining mining rights will be a battle, because the minister of mineral

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Kropz Phosphate Mine in West Coast National Park ...

2020-8-12 · The West Coast National Park was established in 1985 to conserve a globally important centre of biodiversity, including the Langebaan Lagoon, which is a UN Ramsar site, or a wetland of international importance. The area is also home to several internationally important plant species. Elandsfontein is additionally extremely rich in fossils [4].

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BASIC ASSESSMENT FOR A PROSPECTING RIGHT

2020-9-7 · BASIC ASSESSMENT FOR A PROSPECTING RIGHT APPLICATION FOR OFFSHORE SEA CONCESSION 6C WEST COAST, SOUTH AFRICA MARINE FAUNAL ASSESSMENT Prepared for SLR Consulting (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd On behalf of: De Beers Consolidated Mines Limited Prepared by Andrea Pulfrich Pisces Environmental Services (Pty)

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Environmental Impact Assessment for a Prospecting

2021-8-27 · Environmental Impact Report: Prospecting Right Application for Offshore Sea Concessions 13C, 15C, 16C, 17C & 18C August 2021 IMD05C_DEIR_Client_Rev0.docx DOCUMENT INFORMATION Title Environmental Impact Report for an EIA for a Prospecting Right Application for Offshore Sea Concessions 13C, 15C, 16C, 17C & 18C, West Coast

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SPECIALIST ARCHAEOLOGICAL STUDY: ELANDSFONTEIN

boreholes was carried out on Portion 4, confirming the presence of potentially economical phosphate there too. Samancor however never exercised the option over Portion 4 of Elandsfontein 349. During 2009, Elandsfontein Exploration and Mining (Pty) Ltd (EEM) applied for a prospecting right

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West Coast phosphate mine stopped - for now | GroundUp

2017-9-15 · West Coast phosphate mine stopped - for now ... In 2011, the initial prospecting application was refused by the Department of Mineral Affairs because “the proposed prospecting activities fall within a Critical Biodiversity Area”. ... The Minister of Mineral Resources then granted the prospecting right in 2013.

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Kropz Phosphate Mine in West Coast National Park ...

The West Coast National Park was established in 1985 to conserve a globally important centre of biodiversity, including the Langebaan Lagoon, which is a UN Ramsar site, or a wetland of international importance. The area is also home to several internationally important plant species. Elandsfontein is additionally extremely rich in fossils [4].

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ASX Announcement 3 September 2012 For personal use

2012-9-3 · prospecting rights in areas of known phosphate mineralization close to Cape Town, on the south west coast of South Africa, through its subsidiary Tyler Ray (Pty) Ltd. The areas applied for are shown in Figure 1. Deposits within the area of interest are derived from marine sediments enriched in guano. The

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BASIC ASSESSMENT FOR A PROSPECTING RIGHT

2020-9-7 · BASIC ASSESSMENT FOR A PROSPECTING RIGHT APPLICATION FOR OFFSHORE SEA CONCESSION 6C WEST COAST, SOUTH AFRICA MARINE FAUNAL ASSESSMENT Prepared for SLR Consulting (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd On behalf of: De Beers Consolidated Mines Limited Prepared by Andrea Pulfrich Pisces Environmental Services (Pty)

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Mining company has eyes on West Coast National Park,

2017-10-6 · The West Coast National Park and the surrounding area is said to have the largest phosphate mineral deposits in the country. Photo: Will Sweet via Flikr (CC BY 2.0) Kropz mining company has told SANParks executive

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SCOPING REPORT FOR AN EIA FOR A PROSPECTING

2020-7-27 · Scoping Report: Prospecting Right Application for Offshore Sea Concessions 13C, 15C, 16C, 17C & 18C January 2020 2020-01-06_IMD05_Draft Scoping Report_Client.docx iii FIGURE 1: LOCATION OF THE 13C, 15C, 16C, 17C AND 18C SEA CONCESSION AREAS, OFF THE WEST COAST OF SOUTH AFRICA.

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FAQ | Protectthewestcoast

A prospecting right application for valuable heavy minerals on the northern banks of the Olifants estuary, extending along the sea and upriver for about 15 km. An application for offshore prospecting activities 1km seaward off the coast between Elands Bay and Strandfontein to the immediate south.

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CHRISTIAN F. MURER IBLA 81-393 Decided September 1,

2002-9-4 · phosphate prospecting permit application I-9357. Affirmed. 1. Applications and Entries: Vested Rights -- Mineral Lands: Determination of Character of -- Phosphate Leases and Permits: Permits The filing of a phosphate prospecting permit application creates no vested rights in the applicant, and the application must be rejected if

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AFRIMAT LIMITED - Acquisition of Glenover Phosphate ...

2021-12-9 · Glenover currently owns a prospecting right over the property it owns to mine high-grade phosphate, vermiculite and rare earth elements. Current reserve statements provide for a resource life of ...

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AFT - AFRIMAT LIMITED - Acquisition of Glenover

2021-9-12 · 2. DESCRIPTION OF GLENOVER Glenover is located 90km northwest of Thabazimbi in the Lephalale Municipality in the Limpopo province. Glenover currently owns a prospecting right over the property it owns to mine high-grade phosphate, vermiculite and rare earth elements.

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Basic Assessment for a Prospecting Right Application for ...

2021-6-22 · Basic Assessment for a Prospecting Right Application for Offshore Sea Concession 6C West Coast, South Africa 1 1. Introduction De Beers Consolidated Mines (Pty) Limited (De Beers) is proposing to undertake prospecting operations within Sea Concession 6C. Before these activities can be undertaken, authorisation is required in terms of

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Environmental Impact Assessment for a Prospecting

2021-8-27 · Environmental Impact Report: Prospecting Right Application for Offshore Sea Concessions 13C, 15C, 16C, 17C & 18C August 2021 IMD05C_DEIR_Client_Rev0.docx DOCUMENT INFORMATION Title Environmental Impact Report for an EIA for a Prospecting Right Application for Offshore Sea Concessions 13C, 15C, 16C, 17C & 18C, West Coast

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Phosphate mining: More work for Saldanha port

2016-12-8 · State-owned phosphate miner Foskor will face competition from the private sector when a West Coast mine starts up ... says it took five years from filing a prospecting rights application to ...

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SCOPING REPORT FOR AN EIA FOR A PROSPECTING

2020-7-27 · Scoping Report: Prospecting Right Application for Offshore Sea Concessions 13C, 15C, 16C, 17C & 18C January 2020 2020-01-06_IMD05_Draft Scoping Report_Client.docx iii FIGURE 1: LOCATION OF THE 13C, 15C, 16C, 17C AND 18C SEA CONCESSION AREAS, OFF THE WEST COAST OF SOUTH AFRICA.

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Mining - coming to a protected area near you | GroundUp

2015-7-6 · The grant, in early 2015, of a phosphate mining right to Elandsfontein Exploration and Mining (Pty) Ltd (EEM) on a farm bordering the West Coast National Park, a critical biodiversity area and the location of a world-renowned fossil site.

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South Africa: West Coast Phosphate Mine Stopped - for

2017-9-15 · South Africa: West Coast Phosphate Mine Stopped - for Now. Aerial view of the Kropz Phosphate Mine on the West Coast. Activists and state departments fear Elandsfontein mine could damage area. A ...

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APPENDIX 4.2: FISHERIES ASSESSMENT

2021-8-27 · Belton Park Trading 127 (Pty) Ltd SLR Project No: 720.09017.00005 EIA for a Prospecting Right Application for Offshore Sea Concessions 14B, 15B &

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Seabed mining a global threat to our oceans

2020-6-12 · Chatham Rise Phosphate Project Status: Active (2010) prior to EPA decision SOUTH AFRICA 7. Green Flash Trading 251 and 257 Location: South Africa (West Coast) Status: Prospecting rights granted (2012) 8. Diamond Fields International Location: South Africa (Western Cape) Status: Prospecting right granted (2014) RED SEA 9. Diamond Fields ...

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MRC refused mining right for West Coast mine

2017-12-13 · South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) has refused to extend Australian junior Mineral Commodities’ mining rights application for its Tormin mineral sands mine, on the West Coast ...

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AFT - AFRIMAT LIMITED - Acquisition of Glenover

2021-9-12 · 2. DESCRIPTION OF GLENOVER Glenover is located 90km northwest of Thabazimbi in the Lephalale Municipality in the Limpopo province. Glenover currently owns a prospecting right over the property it owns to mine high-grade phosphate, vermiculite and rare earth elements.

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