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Appendix E: Effluent Quality Data for Mines in 2013 (Part 1)

Summary Review of Performance of Metal Mines
Subject to the Metal Mining Effluent Regulations in 2013

Aurbel
Barry
Beaufor
Beaver Brook
Bell Creek - Phase 1 and 2
Bell Creek - Phase 3
Bell Creek - Polishing Pond
Bellekeno
Birchtree
Black Fox - Direct Tailings
Black Fox - Polishing Pond Effluent
Black Fox - Pike River
Black Fox - Salve Creek
Brunswick No. 12
Bucko

Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameAurbel (Mine)
Operator NameQMX Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address1900 Brador Road, Val-d'Or, Quebec J9P 0A4
Effluent Discharge PointAurbel Final Effluent
Aurbel (Mine) - Aurbel Final Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDND0.02140.00570.08960.07930.0703ND
Cu  (mg/L)0.3NDNDNDNDNDND0.06000.05610.04390.04730.0484ND
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDNDNDNDNDND0.03100.00860.03580.02580.0193ND
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDNDNDNDNDND0.00200.00190.00170.00130.0024ND
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDND0.00450.00470.01080.01710.0173ND
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDND0.01200.00340.00680.00880.0315ND
TSS  (mg/L)15NDNDNDNDNDND7.501.502.201.905.00ND
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDNDNDNDNDND0.00100.00230.00130.00240.0010ND
pH low≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDND7.67.17.57.67.8ND
pH high≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDND7.87.97.77.87.9ND
Flow (m3/month)____NDNDNDNDNDND13,07126,71749,23038,59339,834ND
Rainbow TroutPassNDNDNDNDNDND11111ND
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDND11111ND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBarry (Mine)
Operator NameRessources Métanor Inc.
Product(s)Gold
Address200 Mine Road, Desmaraisville, Quebec J0Y 1H0
Effluent Discharge PointV-Notch
Barry (Mine) - V-notch
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.0005ND
Cu  (mg/L)0.3NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.0010ND
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNMRND
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.0001ND
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.0005ND
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.0140ND
TSS  (mg/L)15NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND1.33ND
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND-ND
pH low≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND8.1ND
pH high≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND8.1ND
Flow (m3/month)____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND4,154ND
Rainbow TroutPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND1ND
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND1ND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBeaufor
Operator NameMines Richmont Inc.
Product(s)Gold
Address776 Perron Road, Val-d'Or Quebec J9P 0C3
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Effluent
Beaufor - Final Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.50.00030.00080.00070.00030.00030.00050.00030.00030.00030.00030.00030.0002
Cu  (mg/L)0.30.00840.01110.01150.01000.01140.00950.00740.00500.00870.00500.00860.0078
CN  (mg/L)1.0NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb  (mg/L)0.20.00020.00250.00250.00020.00020.00040.00020.00080.00070.00020.00020.0006
Ni  (mg/L)0.50.00540.00520.00470.00330.00440.00240.00470.00510.00470.00320.00410.0054
Zn  (mg/L)0.50.00630.00240.00300.00260.00610.00090.00520.00230.00580.00160.00230.0066
TSS  (mg/L)157.608.5011.2514.7510.807.003.503.385.503.206.503.80
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.370.0050NMRNMRNMR0.0010NMR0.0030NMRNMRNMR0.0010NMR
pH low≥6.07.27.17.27.37.57.47.37.37.27.57.36.8
pH high≤9.57.77.37.57.77.77.67.57.57.57.67.78.0
Flow (m3/month)____21,25217,71022,03330,22929,01527,86228,43725,48524,08827,63227,83824,860
Rainbow TroutPass1NMRNMRNMR1NMR1NMRNMRNMR1NMR
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPass1NMRNMRNMR1NMR1NMRNMRNMR1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBeaver Brook Antimony Mine
Operator NameBeaver Brook Antimony Mine Inc.
Product(s)Antimony
AddressP.O. Box 160, Glenwood, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 2K0
Effluent Discharge PointSite 16 - Polishing Pond Discharge
Beaver Brook Antimony Mine - Site 16 - Polishing Pond Discharge
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDND0.06600.07400.07100.08430.10860.13180.11550.11700.09900.0920
Cu  (mg/L)0.3NDND0.00100.00150.00160.00100.00120.00380.00150.00880.00120.0010
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDNDNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDND0.00500.00640.00100.00060.00100.00070.00220.00190.00180.0033
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDND0.01700.01530.01140.00880.00920.01150.01380.01250.01240.0158
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDND0.02150.00830.00790.00780.00820.00730.00980.00930.01360.0194
TSS  (mg/L)15NDND14.508.505.207.255.203.507.256.007.004.80
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDND0.00250.00540.00300.0080NMRNMR0.0080NMR0.0200NMR
pH low≥6.0NDND8.08.18.28.38.28.18.08.17.98.0
pH high≤9.5NDND8.18.58.78.78.68.58.38.18.28.1
Flow (m3/month)____NDND32,62141,83845,28842,55722,69022,31438,21740,75542,18330,669
Rainbow TroutPassNDND1111111111
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDND1111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBell Creek Mine and Mill
Operator NameLake Shore Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address800 Florence Street, Porcupine, Ontario P0N 1C0
Effluent Discharge PointEffluent Treatment Plant Discharge
Bell Creek Mine and Mill - Effluent Treatment Plant Discharge
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CU  (mg/L)0.3NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS  (mg/L)15NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month)____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow TroutPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBell Creek Mine and Mill
Operator NameLake Shore Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address800 Florence Street, Porcupine, Ontario P0N 1C0
Effluent Discharge PointPhase 1 and 2 Seepage Collection Ditch
Bell Creek Mine and Mill - Phase 1 and 2 Seepage Collection Ditch
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Cu  (mg/L)0.3NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS  (mg/L)15NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month)____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow TroutPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBell Creek Mine and Mill
Operator NameLake Shore Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address800 Florence Street, Porcupine, Ontario P0N 1C0
Effluent Discharge PointPhase 3 Seepage Collection Ditch
Bell Creek Mine and Mill - Phase 3 Seepage Collection Ditch
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: gt;50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Cu  (mg/L)0.3NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS  (mg/L)15NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month)____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow TroutPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBell Creek Mine and Mill
Operator NameLake Shore Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address800 Florence Street, Porcupine, Ontario P0N 1C0
Effluent Discharge PointPolishing Pond
Bell Creek Mine and Mill - Polishing Pond
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDND0.02530.02330.01720.06880.01750.01790.01970.02090.02160.0242
Cu  (mg/L)0.3NDND0.01590.01490.00540.00320.00350.00320.00430.00360.00450.0066
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDND0.01950.00980.00300.00250.00250.00210.00100.00200.00650.0119
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDND0.00030.00110.00060.00050.00030.00050.00090.00100.00050.0008
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDND0.01790.01660.00980.00750.00600.00590.00770.00880.01600.0148
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDND0.00500.00350.00560.00270.00280.00210.00430.00310.00300.0046
TSS  (mg/L)15NDND3.004.2514.404.332.401.590.910.883.301.30
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDND0.00500.0050NMRNMRNMR0.0050NMRNMRNMR0.0025
pH low≥6.0NDND7.57.67.57.77.57.78.07.58.07.7
pH high≤9.5NDND7.87.88.28.28.38.08.48.18.48.0
Flow (m3/month)____NDND28,23094,504147,22266,32565,366105,25657,63383,53963,80056,962
Rainbow TroutPassNDND1111111111
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDND1111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBellekeno Mine
Operator NameAlexco Keno Hill Mining Corporation
Product(s)Silver-Lead-Zinc
AddressBox 7 Site 2, Elsa, Yukon Y0B 1J0
Effluent Discharge PointBe.KV43 - Bellekeno 625 Treatment Pond Decant
Bellekeno Mine - Be.KV43 - Bellekeno 625 Treatment Pond Decant
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.50.01130.01130.00970.00770.00630.00650.00440.00750.00320.00240.00220.0020
Cu  (mg/L)0.30.00070.00060.00080.00150.00190.00210.00210.00220.00160.00200.00230.0021
CN  (mg/L)1.0NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb  (mg/L)0.20.05370.06400.04890.03340.00620.00980.01180.02240.01600.00510.01830.0230
Ni  (mg/L)0.50.00860.00910.02640.00670.03130.00600.00630.00590.00630.01410.01800.0148
Zn  (mg/L)0.50.03750.03250.02620.02670.02650.02510.03010.02830.12700.03320.08520.0568
TSS  (mg/L)155.242.702.401.820.630.500.501.550.502.904.186.88
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NMR0.0100NMRNMR0.0050NMR0.0050NMRNMR0.0050NMRNMR
pH low≥6.07.77.67.67.87.87.27.67.47.58.38.48.2
pH high≤9.57.97.97.88.38.08.27.98.37.78.98.88.9
Flow (m3/month)____8,9197,3307,8217,1806,2149,64211,38310,3032,4235,9738,7879,048
Rainbow TroutPass111111111111
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPass111111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBirchtree Mine
Operator NameVale Canada Ltd.
Product(s)Nickel-Copper
AddressP.O. Box 5000, Thompson, Manitoba R8N 1P3
Effluent Discharge PointBirchtree Effluent Treatment Plant
Birchtree Mine - Birchtree Effluent Treatment Plant
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.50.01410.01270.01380.01240.01700.00680.01640.01510.02210.01490.00480.0063
Cu  (mg/L)0.30.03250.00880.00500.00500.00630.00500.00500.00880.00750.00500.00500.0063
CN  (mg/L)1.0NMR0.0089NMRNMR0.0032NMR0.0027NMR0.00260.0033NMRNMR
Pb  (mg/L)0.20.01950.01500.02330.01500.01500.01500.01500.01500.01500.01500.01930.0150
Ni  (mg/L)0.50.03480.01980.02580.01480.01060.02000.01200.01000.01250.02600.01000.0200
Zn  (mg/L)0.50.01380.00730.00800.00500.00500.00500.00820.00500.00730.00840.00500.0073
TSS  (mg/L)152.000.303.901.203.851.201.481.001.001.002.451.00
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.370.06380.05000.03500.09200.14150.10700.11220.15350.11780.09700.09580.0660
pH low≥6.06.66.96.86.96.86.76.76.86.96.86.96.7
pH high≤9.57.17.07.07.16.97.07.06.97.17.07.17.1
Flow (m3/month)____26,65221,34323,60730,64829,90726,91628,60729,01625,29837,87027,50325,273
Rainbow TroutPassNMR1NMRNMR1NMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMR1NMRNMR-NMR-NMRNMR1NMRNMR
Monitoring TestFail----1-1-----
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBlack Fox Mill Complex
Operator NameBrigus Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
AddressRural Route 2, Matheson, Ontario P0K 1N0
Effluent Discharge PointDirect Tailings Pond Effluent
Black Fox Mine - Direct Tailings Pond Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Cu  (mg/L)0.3NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS  (mg/L)15NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month)____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow TroutPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBlack Fox Mill Complex
Operator NameBrigus Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
AddressRural Route 2, Matheson, Ontario P0K 1N0
Effluent Discharge PointPolishing Pond Effluent
Black Fox Mine - Polishing Pond Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.50.47280.48800.50030.48700.36060.50350.43100.21270.24750.25830.6353ND
Cu  (mg/L)0.30.08730.07630.04680.02330.07140.03290.03250.01860.02150.02700.0957ND
CN  (mg/L)1.00.21370.30980.14870.16500.10510.05820.05970.04730.02450.01230.0652ND
Pb  (mg/L)0.20.00050.00050.00050.00050.00050.00100.00050.00050.00130.00050.0005ND
Ni  (mg/L)0.50.35840.29280.25250.20400.29360.18380.20780.10300.13300.18470.3230ND
Zn  (mg/L)0.50.00240.00430.00270.03500.00530.00260.00150.00230.00570.00100.0027ND
TSS  (mg/L)157.342.063.511.005.044.431.251.711.731.453.53ND
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.370.00340.00680.00610.0080NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMRND
pH low≥6.07.17.36.87.76.77.27.87.27.27.67.7ND
pH high≤9.58.17.97.37.78.08.18.28.37.87.99.0ND
Flow (m3/month)____9,7073,15825,01120,665227,91192,65036,15870,92749,74089,69274,261ND
Rainbow TroutPass11112111111ND
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPass11112111111ND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBlack Fox Mine
Operator NameBrigus Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address2839 Highway 101, E. Matheson, Ontario P0K 1N0
Effluent Discharge PointPike River Discharge Point
Black Fox Mine - Pike River Discharge Point
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.50.11520.12290.27830.28300.20550.29830.32460.32420.42900.39020.36780.3820
Cu  (mg/L)0.30.00740.00590.00580.01730.00280.00250.00650.00390.00700.00190.00240.0032
CN  (mg/L)1.0NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb  (mg/L)0.20.00060.00050.00050.00050.00050.00080.00050.00050.00050.00050.00050.0005
Ni  (mg/L)0.50.07540.07600.10120.12030.05890.04990.03880.03810.04190.04750.07570.0947
Zn  (mg/L)0.50.03510.02400.02570.02420.01940.02300.01520.02040.01490.01410.01620.0259
TSS  (mg/L)150.600.462.883.882.252.252.501.501.501.503.131.88
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.370.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMR0.00600.0025NMRNMR
pH low≥6.07.07.27.07.07.27.17.17.37.17.37.26.3
pH high≤9.57.77.47.97.37.37.87.87.77.77.67.87.2
Flow (m3/month)____27,87824,56454,08253,134123,854112,80196,366103,814122,611114,417129,285101,543
Rainbow TroutPass111111111111
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPass1111111-1111
Monitoring TestFail-------1----
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBlack Fox Mine
Operator NameBrigus Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address2839 Highway 101, E Matheson, Ontario P0K 1N0
Effluent Discharge PointSalve Creek Transitional Period Discharge Point
Black Fox Mine - Salve Creek Transitional Period Discharge Point
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Cu  (mg/L)0.3NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN  (mg/L)1.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Pb  (mg/L)0.2NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn  (mg/L)0.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS  (mg/L)15NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month)____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow TroutPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameBrunswick No. 12
Operator NameXstrata Canada Corporation / Glencore Canada Corporation
Product(s)Lead-Zinc-Copper-Silver
AddressHighway 430, Bathurst, New Brunswick E2A 3Z8
Effluent Discharge Point3333 Final Effluent
Brunswick No. 12 - 3333 Final Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: As of July 30, 2013 the ownership of Brunswick No. 12 was transferred from Xstrata Canada Corporation to Glencore Canada Corporation.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.50.02000.02000.02000.02000.02000.02000.02000.02000.01500.01500.02000.0200
Cu  (mg/L)0.30.02380.00630.00500.01000.00750.01330.01250.01000.01000.01000.01000.0083
CN  (mg/L)1.0NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb  (mg/L)0.20.01000.01500.01670.01500.01500.01000.01000.01500.01000.01000.01000.0100
Ni  (mg/L)0.50.01500.02000.01170.01500.00880.01330.01250.00750.01670.01000.02000.0233
Zn  (mg/L)0.50.20250.24000.29330.26750.12750.14670.15250.17000.22330.14000.17000.1533
TSS  (mg/L)153.5513.202.202.102.251.671.752.003.001.331.001.00
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.37NMR0.0200NMRNMRNMR0.0050NMRNMR0.1000NMR0.0050NMR
pH low≥6.09.09.18.59.08.09.08.79.08.48.88.99.1
pH high≤9.59.39.39.39.29.19.19.09.09.09.08.99.4
Flow (m3/month)____624,312814,9711,408,5291,016,4951,168,059875,588368,544720,5231,377,192509,596203,649367,989
Rainbow TroutPass121111111111
Acute Lethality TestFail2-----------
Daphnia magnaPass32111-111111
Monitoring TestFail-----1------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Product(s)Bucko Lake Mine
Operator NameCaNickel Mining Ltd.
Product(s)Nickel
Address371 Flemming Drive, Wabowden, Manitoba R0B 1S0
Effluent Discharge PointSettling Pond Discharge
Bucko Lake Mine - Settling Pond Discharge
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As  (mg/L)0.50.00060.00030.00060.00050.00060.00110.00150.00160.00060.00040.00050.0004
Cu  (mg/L)0.30.00160.00130.00220.00150.00180.00180.00140.00210.00170.00320.00190.0020
CN  (mg/L)1.0NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb  (mg/L)0.20.00010.00010.00010.00010.00010.00050.00010.00010.00010.00010.00010.0003
Ni  (mg/L)0.50.06700.05600.05900.06010.07510.05900.04090.06280.06770.10880.06430.0870
Zn  (mg/L)0.50.00610.00260.00400.00480.00370.02590.00370.00640.00820.00760.00610.0066
TSS  (mg/L)159.837.557.877.248.806.457.605.937.428.055.385.82
Ra-226  (Bq/L)0.370.17500.14000.14000.15000.60000.25250.20000.26500.28400.22750.11500.1540
pH low≥6.07.57.27. 47.57.57.87.87.67.47.67.57.5
pH high≤9.57.57.57.67.68.07.97.97.77.78.07.67.6
Flow (m3/month)____19,10217,89616,94917,54329,91540,26446,45315,64515,59421,32310,4578,465
Rainbow TroutPass111111111111
Acute Lethality TestFail------------
Daphnia magnaPass----111-----
Monitoring TestFail1111---11111
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