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Latest
West Angelas Iron Ore Project — inquiry under s46 of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 to amend Ministerial Statement 514
Release Date: 14 April 2014
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Southern extension of sandpit, Calinup Road, Gelorup, Shire of Capel — inquiry under s46 of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 to amend Ministerial Statement 767
Release Date: 2 April 2014
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Newmont Boddington Gold Mine Life of Mine Expansion
Release Date: 2 April 2014
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Media
EPA determines not to assess shark drum-line proposal
Summary: The Environmental Protection Authority will not formally assess this summer’s Shark Drum Line deployment, management and associated services proposal.
Release Date: 13 March 2014
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EPA finds Port Hedland marina environmentally unacceptable due to dust
Summary: A bid to rezone land in the Pilbara for a public marina and for tourist, commercial and residential development has been deemed environmentally unacceptable by the Environmental Protection Authority.
Release Date: 19 February 2014
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announcements/
Public advice - Shark Drum Line Deployment, Management and Associated Services
The EPA has issued Public Advice on the proposal for Shark Drum Line Deployment, Management and Associated Services within defined marine monitoring areas in the Metropolitan and South West regions.
Release Date: 12 March 2014
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Town of Port Hedland TPS 5 Amendment 56 Statement of Reasons
The EPA has determined that Scheme Amendment 56 is by its nature incapable of being made environmentally acceptable.
Release Date: 19 February 2014
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