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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

Lac Bachelor
Lac Bloom (Mine) - Mill Site - Surface Drainage Pond Effluent
Lac Bloom Mine Site - Surface Drainage Sedimentation Pond B2 Effluent
Lac Bloom Mine Site - Recirculation Pond Water Treatment Plant Effluent
Lac Bloom Mine Site - EFF-MIN Mine Water Treatment Unit Effluent
Lac Bloom Mine Site - EFF-REC2 Mine Water and Recirculation Pond Treatment Unit Effluent
Lac des Iles Mine - Final Discharge Point 1
Lac des Iles Mine - Final Discharge Point 2
Lac Herbin (Mine) - Final Effluent 1
Lac Herbin (Mine) - Final Effluent 2
Langlois (Mine)
Lapa (Proejct)
Laronde (Mine)
Lockerby Mine
Lupin Operations

Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac Bachelor
Operator NameRessources Métanor Inc.
Product(s)Gold
Address200 Mine Road, Desmaraisville, Quebec J0Y 1H0
Effluent Discharge PointParshall Flume
Lac Bachelor - Parshall Flume
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)0.5 0.00050.00050.00050.00050.00050.00050.00080.00050.00050.00050.00050.0005
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.00350.10030.20150.01340.01350.01730.03020.04100.03940.03830.10480.0040
CN (mg/L)1.0 0.04800.36980.76250.16780.04000.03500.05260.06500.07400.18750.51000.0820
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00060.00080.00110.00240.00140.00110.00180.00230.00200.00180.00160.0011
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.00150.00580.00980.00220.00330.00280.00270.00380.00340.00380.00450.0022
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.01180.01100.01100.01440.01100.01900.01130.01250.01000.01130.01250.0226
TSS (mg/L)15 2.643.583.004.383.612.793.323.853.234.074.173.88
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMR0.0180NMRNMR0.0060NMRNMR0.0030NMRNMR0.0170NMR
pH low ≥6.07.57.47.57.57.87.98.07.97.97.77.97.6
pH high ≤9.57.97.97.98.08.18.18.28.18.28.28.28.0
Flow (m3/month) ____24,84615,75121,82247,20767,40090,825199,708234,113190,312177,37976,43039,210
Rainbow Trout Pass111111111111
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass111111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac Bloom (Mine)
Operator NameSociété en commandite de la mine de fer du Lac Bloom
Product(s)Iron
AddressP.O. Box 880, Route 389, Fermont, Quebec G1G 1J0
Effluent Discharge PointMill Site - Surface Drainage Pond Effluent
Lac Bloom (Mine) - Mill Site - Surface Drainage Pond Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports. This final discharge point is no longer subject to the MMER.

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)0.5 ------------
Cu (mg/L)0.3 ------------
CN (mg/L)1.0 ------------
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 ------------
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 ------------
Zn (mg/L)0.5 ------------
TSS (mg/L)15 ------------
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 ------------
pH low ≥6.0------------
pH high ≤9.5------------
Flow (m3/month) ____------------
Rainbow Trout Pass------------
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass------------
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac Bloom (Mine)
Operator NameSociété en commandite de la mine de fer du Lac Bloom
Product(s)Iron
AddressP.O. Box 880, Route 389, Fermont, Quebec G1G 1J0
Effluent Discharge PointMine Site - Surface Drainage Sedimentation Pond B2 Effluent
Lac Bloom (Mine) - Mine Site - Surface Drainage Sedimentation Pond B2 Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports. This final discharge point is no longer subject to the MMER.

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)0.5 ------------
Cu (mg/L)0.3 ------------
CN (mg/L)1.0 ------------
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 ------------
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 ------------
Zn (mg/L)0.5 ------------
TSS (mg/L)15 ------------
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 ------------
pH low ≥6.0------------
pH high ≤9.5------------
Flow (m3/month) ____------------
Rainbow Trout Pass------------
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass------------
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac Bloom (Mine)
Operator NameSociété en commandite de la mine de fer du Lac Bloom
Product(s)Iron
AddressP.O. Box 880, Route 389, Fermont, Quebec G1G 1J0
Effluent Discharge PointRecirculation Pond Water Treatment Plant Effluent
Lac Bloom (Mine) - Recirculation Pond Water Treatment Plant Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports. As of August 31, 2013, this final discharge point is no longer subject to the MMER.

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)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDND0.0005ND----
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDNDNDNDND0.0008ND----
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDNDNDNDNDNMRND----
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDNDNDNDND0.0003ND----
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDNDNDNDND0.0023ND----
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDND0.0035ND----
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDNDNDNDND5.00ND----
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDNDNDNDND0.0020ND----
pH low ≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDND7.8ND----
pH high ≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDND7.9ND----
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDNDNDNDND167,357ND----
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDNDNDNDND1ND----
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDND1ND----
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac Bloom (Mine)
Operator NameSociété en commandite de la mine de fer du Lac Bloom
Product(s)Iron
AddressP.O. Box 880, Route 389, Fermont, Quebec G1G 1J0
Effluent Discharge PointEFF-MIN Mine Water Treatment Unit Effluent
Lac Bloom (Mine) - EFF-MIN Mine Water Treatment Unit Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports. As of August 31, 2013, this final discharge point is no longer subject to the MMER.

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)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
pH low ≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
pH high ≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND----
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac Bloom (Mine)
Operator NameSociété en commandite de la mine de fer du Lac Bloom
Product(s)Iron
AddressP.O. Box 880, Route 389, Fermont, Quebec G1G 1J0
Effluent Discharge PointEFF-REC2 Mine Water and Recirculation Pond Treatment Unit Effluent
Lac Bloom (Mine) - EFF-REC2 Mine Water and Recirculation Pond Treatment Unit Effluent
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports. This final discharge point became subject to the MMER in October 2013.

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)0.5 ---------0.00090.0005ND
Cu (mg/L)0.3 ---------0.00180.0011ND
CN (mg/L)1.0 ---------NMRNMRND
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 ---------0.00080.0003ND
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 ---------0.00350.0039ND
Zn (mg/L)0.5 ---------0.00440.0035ND
TSS (mg/L)15 ---------7.255.67ND
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 ---------0.00330.0010ND
pH low ≥6.0---------7.57.4ND
pH high ≤9.5---------7.97.8ND
Flow (m3/month) ____---------851,9151,400,714ND
Rainbow Trout Pass---------11ND
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass---------11ND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac des Iles Mine
Operator NameNorth American Palladium Ltd.
Product(s)Palladium-Platinum-Gold-Copper-Nickel-Cobalt
AddressP.O. Box 10547, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6T9
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Discharge Point 1
Lac des Iles Mine - Final Discharge Point 1
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)0.5 NDNDNDNDND0.00070.00010.00060.00060.00040.0003ND
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDNDNDND0.00130.00110.00080.00140.00180.0009ND
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDNDNDNDNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRND
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDNDNDND0.00000.00000.00000.00000.00010.0000ND
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDNDNDND0.01590.01260.01410.01360.01320.0114ND
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDND0.00070.00030.00060.00040.00090.0002ND
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDNDNDND4.986.445.732.135.909.75ND
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDNDNDND0.00500.00500.00500.00500.00500.0050ND
pH low ≥6.0NDNDNDNDND7.67.57.87.47.47.5ND
pH high ≤9.5NDNDNDNDND8.17.97.87.97.67.6ND
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDNDNDND126,503213,758182,60055,41474,696103,087ND
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDNDNDND111111ND
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDND111111ND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac des Iles Mine
Operator NameNorth American Palladium Ltd.
Product(s)Palladium-Platinum-Gold-Copper-Nickel-Cobalt
AddressP.O. Box 10547, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6T9
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Discharge Point 2
Lac des Iles Mine - Final Discharge Point 2
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: This final discharge point is no longer subject to the MMER.

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)0.5 NDNDND---------
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDND---------
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDND---------
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDND---------
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDND---------
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDND---------
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDND---------
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDND---------
pH low ≥6.0NDNDND---------
pH high ≤9.5NDNDND---------
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDND---------
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDND---------
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDND---------
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac Herbin (Mine)
Operator NameQMX Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address1900 Brador Road, Val-d'Or, Quebec J9P 7A9
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Effluent 1
Lac Herbin (Mine) - Final Effluent 1
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)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low ≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high ≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLac Herbin (Mine)
Operator NameQMX Gold Corporation
Product(s)Gold
Address1900 Brador Road, Val-d'Or, Quebec J9P 7A9
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Effluent 2
Lac Herbin (Mine) - Final Effluent 2
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)0.5 NMR0.0007NMRNMR0.0003NMRNMR0.0003NMRNMR0.0008NMR
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NMR0.0003NMRNMR0.0003NMRNMR0.0003NMRNMR0.0117NMR
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NMR0.0067NMRNMR0.0002NMRNMR0.0050NMRNMR0.0002NMR
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NMR0.0019NMRNMR0.0032NMRNMR0.0038NMRNMR0.0026NMR
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NMR0.0060NMRNMR0.0005NMRNMR0.0520NMRNMR0.0990NMR
TSS (mg/L)15 4.003.503.3811.605.704.502.200.501.753.504.003.70
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMR0.0030NMRNMR0.0010NMRNMR0.0020NMRNMR0.0010NMR
pH low ≥6.06.96.87.17.17.06.96.96.56.76.76.76.6
pH high ≤9.57.27.27.27.37.17.27.17.26.96.97.17.4
Flow (m3/month) ____39,78735,24639,62645,95145,43555,92052,37430,12332,63235,03533,03727,007
Rainbow Trout PassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLanglois (Mine)
Operator NameNyrstar
Product(s)Zinc-Copper-Gold-Silver
AddressRoute 1000, Km. 42, Lebel-sur-Quévillon, Quebec J0Y 1X0
Effluent Discharge PointMain Final Effluent
Langlois (Mine) - Main 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)0.5 0.00060.00080.00080.00110.00190.00200.00150.00100.00100.00180.00130.0009
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.01250.01400.01380.01080.01030.00930.01140.01100.01100.01200.01500.0130
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMR0.0020NMRNMR0.0020NMRNMRNMRNMR0.0020NMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00330.00330.00300.00280.00880.00430.00620.00600.00500.00480.00780.0064
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.00150.00350.00330.00130.00240.00090.00170.00050.00050.00060.00060.0006
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.18300.24330.19430.14940.10250.12730.15860.15750.11900.14900.13150.1282
TSS (mg/L)15 2.282.202.202.202.552.482.202.202.202.202.482.20
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMR
pH low ≥6.06.66.16.86.67.07.27.07.27.47.37.07.3
pH high ≤9.57.37.07.27.47.77.97.77.27.48.17.78.1
Flow (m3/month) ____59,821154,631340,337340,337338,931364,749235,76748,111108,307296,382245,269236,452
Rainbow Trout Pass111111111111
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass111111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLapa (Project)
Operator NameMines Agnico-Eagle Ltée
Product(s)Gold
Address299 St.-Paul Boulevard North, Rivière-Éva, Quebec J0Y 2H0
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Effluent – Sedimentation Pond
Lapa (Project) - Final Effluent - Sedimentation 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)0.5 0.04060.03770.06850.05700.02720.05440.05260.05580.08590.07480.07230.1677
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.00790.00510.00500.00730.00900.00280.02770.00790.00500.00890.00920.0068
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNRMNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.01040.00090.01630.00400.00310.00810.01040.00020.00160.00060.00170.0002
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.01610.01450.01800.02210.02080.02020.02360.02610.03630.03090.02700.0205
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00440.00480.00450.00730.00780.00460.00630.01080.01110.01040.01830.0050
TSS (mg/L)15 10.7511.5014.5013.336.409.504.337.257.756.5013.5014.00
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMRNMR0.0010NMR0.0030NMR0.0190NMRNMR0.0140NMRNMR
pH low ≥6.06.37.18.88.48.08.07.46.96.76.57.68.4
pH high ≤9.57.58.68.98.48.69.28.27.57.08.57.78.8
Flow (m3/month) ____21,4396,9053,03610,89425,48825,2291,7968,09318,23715,73524,1345,328
Rainbow Trout Pass111111111111
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass111111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLaronde (Mine)
Operator NameMines Agnico-Eagle Ltée
Product(s)Gold-Silver-Copper-Zinc
Address10200 Preissac Road, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec J0Y 1C0
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Effluent 3A
Laronde (Mine) - Final Effluent 3A
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)0.5 0.00110.00150.00430.00050.00180.00130.00260.00330.00110.00280.00210.0025
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.02580.03750.07850.05100.02750.02380.02640.02150.03350.02560.02980.0350
CN (mg/L)1.0 0.10460.09380.16250.07540.14950.04200.01980.01880.03150.03760.08980.1444
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00170.00090.00140.00050.00020.00050.00040.00090.00030.00010.00040.0003
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.10220.11250.14280.10940.02610.05900.05540.05550.06530.07880.09880.1398
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00140.00530.00780.01480.01050.00230.00260.00980.01080.00460.00830.0126
TSS (mg/L)15 3.043.685.009.9614.2510.586.624.708.887.485.283.14
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 0.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR
pH low ≥6.07.06.97.06.97.17.16.96.97.26.96.76.9
pH high ≤9.57.37.57.87.17.27.37.47.47.97.37.27.0
Flow (m3/month) ____171,076138,103201,402239,038305,853331,696310,422248,626204,172260,369233,230192,527
Rainbow Trout Pass111111111111
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass111111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLockerby Mine
Operator NameFirst Nickel Inc.
Product(s)Copper-Nickel-Cobalt
AddressN1-2 Lot 2 Concession 5, PCL 454, SWS Denison Twp., Whitefish, Ontario P0M 3E0
Effluent Discharge PointNumber 4 Pond Effluent
Lockerby Mine - Number 4 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)0.5 0.00980.01500.01230.01230.01500.01500.01500.01500.01500.01220.01500.0150
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.01210.01750.01630.01440.01500.02080.01500.01500.01500.01280.01500.0050
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00320.00750.00760.00510.00500.00500.00500.00500.00500.00410.00500.0050
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.22260.07380.08400.15440.09200.05430.05220.04530.03850.05440.07950.0788
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.01360.02000.01560.01650.02000.02000.02000.02000.02000.01650.02000.0200
TSS (mg/L)15 1..271.384.252.601.251.631.300.883.630.501.381.50
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 0.14300.10000.10000.10000.10000.10000.10000.10000.05500.26000.30000.3000
pH low ≥6.07.67.57.57.47.06.66.96.96.77.67.67.3
pH high ≤9.58.07.97.77.67.57.27.67.07.28.07.88.1
Flow (m3/month) ____34,46927,41936,10052,45035,47837,56241,39843,87432,92332,72634,19023,887
Rainbow Trout PassNMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR11
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR11
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameLupin Operations
Operator NameLupin Mines Inc.
Product(s)Gold
AddressContwoyto Lake, Lac Contwoyto, Nunavut
Effluent Discharge PointTailings Polishing Pond No. 2
Lupin Operations - Tailings Polishing Pond No. 2
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)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low ≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high ≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------

Appendix E: Effluent Quality Data for Mines in 2013 - Part 2 - Macassa-Yukon)

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