The proposed exploration activities for base and rare metals and industrial materials and precious metals on EPL 5680, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia

Exploration activities on EPL 5680

The Proponent intends to carry out exploration activities of rare, base and precious metals and industrial minerals on the Exclusive Prospecting Licence (EPL) 5680. The Proponent intends to conduct geological mapping, geochemical surveys, ground and airborne geophysical surveys, geological sampling, rotary air blast (RAB), reverse circulation (RC), and diamond drilling. The proposed Project is located within the Grootfontein District, in the Otjozondjupa Region. The EPL is located between Otjiwarongo and Otavi and is accessible via a network of farm roads leading off the paved road east of B2Gold Otjikoto Mine.

ECC’s Role

Environmental Compliance Consultancy (ECC) has been contracted by Yucca Investment One Hundred and Thirty CC to conduct an environmental assessment and develop an environmental management plan (EMP), for exploration activities for base, rare and precious metals and industrial materials on EPL 5680 in the Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia. Consistent with the Environmental Management Act, 2007 and its regulations, an environmental clearance certificate application will be submitted to the competent authority being the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) and Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism (MEFT) to make a Record of Decision (RoD) with regards to the proposed project.

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ECC-135-401-REP – Combined.pdfDownload
ECC-135-401-BID-05-D Final.pdfDownload

Project Details


Yucca Investments One Hundred and Thirty CC


Approval Obtained


Mining & Minerals



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