SI027RN Copper Flat Mine

SI027RN Copper Flat Mine
New Mexico Copper Corporation (NMCC), Santa Fe, New Mexico
Copper, Sierra County

Copper Flat Mine Permitting Chronology (Milestones/Timeline of Events)
09-09-2010 Sampling and Analysis Plan Submitted by NMCC
07-17-2012 Permit Application Package Submitted by NMCC
07-18-2012 1st Public Notice Published
08-22-2012 Permit Application Package Deemed Administratively Complete by MMD
08-23-2012 Agency Review Period Begins
To Be Completed Agency Review Period Ends
To Be Completed BLM Access Demonstrated (NEPA Process Ends, Record of Decision Issued)
To Be Completed Permit Application Package Deemed Technically Approvable by MMD
To Be Completed 2nd Public Notice Published
To Be Completed Public Hearing on the Permit Application Package
To Be Completed Public Comments Due (30 Days After Public Hearing Ends)
To Be Completed MMD Director Approval of Permit, Permit Issued

Copper Flat Mine On-Going Permitting Actions/Submittals
10-2017 NMCC Additional Information on Updated MORP, Revision 1, July 2017
10-2017 MMD Preliminary Comments on Updated MORP, Revision 1, July 2017
09-2017 Survey of the Copper Flat Pit Area
07-2017 Updated MORP, Revision 1, July 2017
    NMCC Responses to 04-2017 Technical Comments
    Updated MORP, Revision 1, July 2017
    Appendix E - Mine Reclamation and Closure Plan, Revision 1, July 2017
      Attachment E2 - TSF Post-Operations Water Management Plan, Revision 1, July 2017
05-2017 NMDG&F Comments on Biological Survey at Mill Site Claims & Proposed Substation Area
04-2017 MMD and Agency Technical Comments on Updated MORP
03-2017 Request for NMDG&F Comments, Biological Surveys at Mill Site Claims & Proposed Substation Area
02-2017 Summary Report: 2015-2016 Biological Surveys at Mill Site Claims & Proposed Substation Area
11-2016 Request for Agency Comments on Updated MORP
10-2016 Updated Mining Operation & Reclamation Plan (MORP)
    Updated MORP
    Appendix A - Tailings Dam Feasibility Level Design
    Appendix B - Impoundment Design Report
    Appendix C - Process Facility Containment Report
    Appendix D - Site Diversion Analysis
    Appendix E - Mine Reclamation and Closure Plan
      Attachment E2 - TSF Post-Operations Water Management Plan
  Discharge Plan Application to NMED - June 2016 Revisions
    Cover Letter
    NMCC Responses to March 21, 2016 NMED Comments
    Inserts and Revisions to Dec 2015 DP Application
    Inserts and Revisions to Appendix A of Dec 2015 DP Application
    Inserts and Revisions to Appendix D of Dec 2015 DP Application
    Inserts and Revisions to Appendix E of Dec 2015 DP Application
  Discharge Plan Application to NMED - December 2015
    Application
04-2016 MMD Comments on Supplemental Biological Workplan for Millsite Claims
03-2016 Agency Comments on Supplemental Biological Workplan for Millsite Claims
02-2016 Supplemental Biological Workplan for Millsite Claims
01-2016 Agency Comments on BDR Addendum
07-2015 BDR Addendum - Biological and Paleontology Survey of Mill Site Claims and Substation
08-2014 Updated Model of Groundwater Flow in Animas Uplife and Palomas Bain Report, Revised
02-2014 Pre-Feasibility Study and Definitive Feasibility Study Gap Analysis
02-2014 Humidity Cell Termination Report, Feb. 2014
02-2014 Updated Model of Groundwater Flow in Animas Uplift and Palomas Basin Report, Revised
10-2013 Predictive Geochemical Modeling of Pit Lake Water Report with April 2014 Errata Memo
08-2013 Model of Groundwater Flow Report in Animas Uplift and Palomas Basin
07-2013 Amendment to the BDR (50 MB)
05-2013 Geochemical Characterization Report (modified, May 2013)
  Report Text
  Report Appendices (Appendix A through I; 41MB)
03-2013 MMD Comments on PAP
12-2012 Agency Comments on PAP
07-2012 Public Notice - Submittal of Permit Application Package
07-2012 Permit Application Package (PAP)
Cover Letter
Baseline Data Characterization Report (BDR), 2.5 MB
Figures, All Sections, 28 MB
Appendices, All Sections, 33 MB
Mining and Reclamation Plan (MORP), 10 MB
Appendix A - Sampling and Analysis Plan (SAP), 14 MB
Appendix B - Geochemical Characterization Report, 31 MB
Appendix C - Mining Sequence Maps & Prelim. Tailings Drawings, 51 MB
Appendix D - Reclamation Designs, 16 MB
Appendix E - Financial Assurance Package
01-2011 Agency Comments on SAP
09-2010 Sampling and Analysis Plan (SAP), Phase I of New Mine Application
Cover Letter
Table of Contents
Introduction
Climatological Factors
Topography
Vegetation
Wildlife
Topsoil Survey
Geology
Surface Water
Ground Water
Cultural Resources
Present and Historical Land Use
Attachment 1: Quality Assurance Project Plan
Attachment 2: Access Agreement
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