Sand and Limestone Extraction M70/1319 and M70/1320, 8 km south east of Lake Clifton, Myalup

Closed 10 Jul 2014

Opened 4 Jul 2014

Feedback Updated 13 Oct 2014

We Asked

Public comment was invited on the referral to help the EPA determine the appropriate level of assessment.

You Said

There were three comments on the referral, two indicating an API-B and one a PER level of assessment.

We Did

The EPA determined that the proposal did not require assessment but provided public advice. It is situated in a pine plantation and there are no significant environmental Impacts. However, the Department of Parks and Wildlife and the Forest Products Cornission are to make decisions regarding access to the pine plantation.

Overview

PMR Quarries Pty Ltd, trading as WA Limestone, proposes to develop a sand and limestone quarry in the McLarty State forest (pine plantation) at Myalup, 8 kilometres south east of Lake Clifton township.  

What Happens Next

Following the seven day public comment period and consideration of any comments received, the EPA will decide whether or not this proposal requires environmental impact assessment and, if so, what level of assessment will be applied.

The Chairman's decisions on level of assessment are released each Monday on the EPA's website.

Areas

  • All of Western Australia

Audiences

  • Public

Interests

  • Seven-day comment on referrals