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Environmental Screening Determinations and Decisions

Below are recent Environmental Screening Determinations and Decisions, including Screening for Appropriate Assessment (AA) Determinations, Decisions and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Determinations related to mineral exploration activities. 

Notice​Date

​PL Area

​Company

​Activity

​AA Screening Determination

​Decision

​EIA Determination

​20 June 2019​3647​Glencore Zinc Ireland LtdExploration Drilling​​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.​It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​20 June 2019​1339​Teck Ireland Ltd​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​14 June 2019​1319​Teck Ireland Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​14 June 2019​1344​Ballinalack Resources Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​06 June 2019​1630, 1631, 1604, 4068, 3331 and 3329​Teck Ireland Ltd.​Ground Geophysical Surveying​​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.
​31 May 2019​3995 and 4045​​Boliden Tara Mines DAC​Ground Geophysical Surveying​​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.
​28 May 2019​3824​Aurum Mineral Resources Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​14 May 2019​3824​Aurum Mineral Resources Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​29 April 2019​3373​Boliden Tara Mines DAC​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​26 April 2019​4069​Raptor Resources Ltd​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.​It has been determined that the project is not likely to have significant effects on the environment and Environmental Impact Assessment is not required.
​24 April 2019​3268​Glencore Zinc Ireland Ltd​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​16 April 2019​3908​Glencore Zinc Ireland Ltd​​Exploration Drilling​​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.​It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​08 April 2019​1500 and 3636​Teck Ireland Ltd.Ground Geophysical Surveying​​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.
​04 April 2019​4502​Boliden Tara Mines DAC​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.​It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​30 March 20193846​Raptor Resources Ltd​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​30 March 2019​4069​Raptor Resources Ltd​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment

​It has been determined that the project does require screening for environmental assessment.

​30 March 2019​4069​Raptor Resources Ltd​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environmentIt has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​13 March 2019​3400​Conroy Gold and Natural Resources Plc​Exploration Drilling​​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​13 March 2019​3130​Conroy Gold and Natural Resources Plc​Exploration Drilling​​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​21 February 2019​3857​IMC Exploration Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.​It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​14 February 2019​2551​IMC Exploration Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.​It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​31 January 2019​4502​Boliden Tara Mines Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.​It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​31 January 2019​4502​Boliden Tara Mines Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.​This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.
​31 January 2019​2654​Group Eleven Mining and Exploration Ltd.​Exploration Drilling​It has been determined that the project does not have the potential for significant effects on a European Site.This project is not likely to have a significant effect on the environment.It has been determined that the project does not require screening for environmental assessment.