The proposed exploration of rare and base, industrial and precious metals on EPL 8408 within the Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia

Exploration of rare and base, industrial and precious metals on EPL 8408

The proposed exploration will take place over Kuiseb and Karibib Formation of Damara Belt, 8 km north of Otjiwarongo on EPL 8408. The proponent will conduct low impact ground truthing and mapping, followed by soil, termite mound and rock chip sampling.

ECC’s Role

Environmental Compliance Consultancy (ECC) has been engaged by the proponent to undertake an ESIA and develop an Environmental Management Plan (EMP) in terms of the Environmental Management Act, 2007 and its regulations. An environmental clearance application will be submitted to the Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism (MEFT) for the project, which is the relevant authority to issue a Record of Decision (RoD) with regards to the proposed project.

Download Documents

B2Gold EPL 8408 ECC.pdfDownload
ECC-132-382-REP-7-D – EMP.pdfDownload
ECC-132-382-REP-06-D EPL 8408.pdfDownload
Appendix F – Archaeological assessment.pdfDownload
ECC-132-382-BID-5-A .pdfDownload

Project Details


B2Gold Namibia Minerals (Pty) Ltd


Approval Obtained


Mining & Minerals



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