Effluent quality data for mines in 2013: part 1, appendix E-6


Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Haley Plant
Operator Name Timminco Ltd.
Product(s) Magnesium-Calcium-Strontium
Address 962 Magnesium Road, Haley Station, Ontario K0J 1Y0
Effluent Discharge Point DFP1
Haley Plant - DFP1
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No effluent data were reported in 2013.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  - - - - - - - - - - - -
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  - - - - - - - - - - - -
CN (mg/L) 1.0  - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  - - - - - - - - - - - -
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  - - - - - - - - - - - -
TSS (mg/L) 15  - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  - - - - - - - - - - - -
pH low  ≥6.0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
pH high  ≤9.5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Flow (m3/month)  ____ - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rainbow Trout  Pass - - - - - - - - - - - -
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass - - - - - - - - - - - -
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Hislop Mine
Operator Name St. Andrew Goldfields Ltd.
Product(s) Gold
Address 80 km east of Timmins and 1 km west off Hwy 572, Timmins, Ontario P0K 1N0
Effluent Discharge Point Sedimentation Pond
Hislop Mine - Sedimentation Pond
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No radium 226 test results were reported for the fourth quarter.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  0.0018 0.0025 0.0028 0.0027 0.0017 0.0033 0.0023 0.0017 0.0013 0.0017 0.0008 0.0005
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  0.0018 0.0020 0.0165 0.0026 0.0016 0.0037 0.0042 0.0016 0.0019 0.0017 0.0052 0.0015
CN (mg/L) 1.0  NMR NMR NMR 0.0010 0.0010 0.0010 0.0095 0.0010 0.0010 0.0010 0.0023 0.0190
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  0.0001 0.0001 0.0004 0.0005 0.0005 0.0005 0.0006 0.0005 0.0008 0.0006 0.0005 0.0005
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  0.0055 0.0057 0.0073 0.0086 0.0038 0.0048 0.0044 0.0034 0.0031 0.0028 0.0015 0.0027
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  0.0017 0.0030 0.0040 0.0038 0.0017 0.0020 0.0041 0.0012 0.0033 0.0018 0.0017 0.0005
TSS (mg/L) 15  1.88 1.14 1.49 4.90 3.36 3.42 1.13 1.68 2.30 0.76 2.63 0.40
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37 NMR 0.0140 0.0130 NMR NMR 0.0130 NMR NMR 0.0080 - - -
pH low  ≥6.0 7.6 7.6 7.2 7.5 7.3 7.5 7.8 7.1 7.4 7.7 7.4 8.0
pH high  ≤9.5 8.2 7.9 7.7 7.6 8.1 8.2 7.9 8.0 8.2 8.1 7.9 8.0
Flow (m3/month)  ____ 49,035 56,686 62,151 47,564 30,818 65,101 62,637 65,922 69,065 60,902 28,141 2,539
Rainbow Trout  Pass 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Holloway Mine
Operator Name St Andrew Goldfields Ltd.
Product(s) Gold
Address Highway 101E of Matheson, West of Québec border, Matheson, Ontario P2N 3H7
Effluent Discharge Point Final Discharge Point
Holloway Mine - Final Discharge Pond
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 0.0020 0.0010 0.0018 0.0015 ND
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 0.1300 0.0600 0.0560 0.0667 ND
CN (mg/L) 1.0  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 0.0010 0.0030 0.0026 0.0017 ND
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 0.0005 0.0005 0.0005 0.0005 ND
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 0.0800 0.0550 0.0560 0.0600 ND
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 0.0030 0.0018 0.0032 0.0022 ND
TSS (mg/L) 15  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 3.70 1.65 1.27 1.00 ND
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 0.0025 0.0025 0.0025 0.0025 ND
pH low  ≥6.0 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 7.5 7.7 7.4 7.7 ND
pH high  ≤9.5 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 7.5 7.7 7.7 8.0 ND
Flow (m3/month)  ____ ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 139,079 799,550 1,338,411 293,802 ND
Rainbow Trout  Pass ND ND ND ND ND ND ND 1 1 1 1 ND
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass ND ND ND ND ND ND ND - 1 1 1 ND
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - 1 - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Horne (Smelter)
Operator Name Xstrata Canada Corporation / Glencore Canada Corporation
Product(s) Copper
Address P.O. Box 4000, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec J9X 5B6
Effluent Discharge Point Final Effluent - Pelletier Sector
Horne (Smelter) - Final Effluent - Pelletier Sector
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: As of July 30, 2013, the ownership of Horne Smelter was transferred from Xstrata Canada Corporation to Glencore Canada Corporation.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  0.0050 0.0050 0.0050 0.0050 0.0050 0.0050 0.0027 0.0010 0.0009 0.0015 0.0014 0.0013
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  0.0215 0.0190 0.0165 0.0342 0.0283 0.0188 0.0074 0.0083 0.0096 0.0186 0.0410 0.0246
CN (mg/L) 1.0  NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  0.0050 0.0050 0.0063 0.0080 0.0063 0.0050 0.0024 0.0013 0.0013 0.0096 0.0057 0.0045
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  0.0075 0.0063 0.0050 0.0080 0.0050 0.0050 0.0036 0.0026 0.0041 0.0082 0.0122 0.0199
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  0.2970 0.3155 0.2368 0.3318 0.1410 0.0990 0.0200 0.0216 0.0608 0.1928 0.4730 0.4266
TSS (mg/L) 15  11.75 9.00 10.25 9.00 5.25 2.50 2.20 1.00 1.40 3.75 7.75 8.20
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  NMR 0.0100 NMR NMR 0.0100 NMR NMR 0.0050 NMR NMR 0.0050 NMR
pH low  ≥6.0 6.8 6.9 7.0 7.0 7.4 7.5 7.3 7.5 7.5 7.6 7.3 6.9
pH high  ≤9.5 7.0 7.1 7.1 7.4 8.0 7.8 7.6 8.1 7.8 7.9 7.5 7.6
Flow (m3/month)  ____ 83,452 75,376 83,452 1,192,229 8,030, 085 552,818 61,008 65,844 77,700 67,115 66,720 54,467
Rainbow Trout  Pass 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Huckleberry Mine
Operator Name Huckleberry Mines Ltd.
Product(s) Copper-Molybdenum-Gold-Silver
Address P.O. Box 3000, Houston, British Columbia V0J 1Z0
Effluent Discharge Point Hu.EZDD - East Zone Diversion Ditch
Huckleberry Mine - Hu.EZDD - East Zone Diversion Ditch
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
CN (mg/L) 1.0  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
TSS (mg/L) 15  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
pH low  ≥6.0 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
pH high  ≤9.5 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Flow (m3/month)  ____ ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Rainbow Trout  Pass ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Huckleberry Mine
Operator Name Huckleberry Mines Ltd.
Product(s) Copper-Molybdenum-Gold-Silver
Address P.O. Box 3000, Houston, British Columbia V0J 1Z0
Effluent Discharge Point Hu.SC3 - Sediment Control Structure 3
Huckleberry Mine - Hu.SC3 - Sediment Control Structure 3
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  0.0006 0.0007 0.0008 0.0007 0.0008 0.0012 0.0012 0.0011 0.0010 0.0007 0.0005 0.0005
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  0.0200 0.0204 0.0209 0.0301 0.0248 0.0184 0.0129 0.0110 0.0134 0.0099 0.0098 0.0133
CN (mg/L) 1.0  NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  0.0003 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0002 0.0001 0.0000 0.0001 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  0.0009 0.0011 0.0008 0.0008 0.0007 0.0006 0.0006 0.0006 0.0026 0.0008 0.0008 0.0010
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  0.0194 0.0175 0.0163 0.0141 0.0091 0.0089 0.0086 0.0078 0.0084 0.0087 0.0088 0.0181
TSS (mg/L) 15  0.50 0.50 0.50 0.66 1.35 0.80 0.50 0.50 0.86 0.50 0.50 0.50
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  0.0060 NMR NMR 0.0050 NMR NMR 0.9000 0.5500 0.5500 0.5500 0.5500 0.5500
pH low  ≥6.0 7.8 7.6 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.9 7.9 7.8 7.7
pH high  ≤9.5 8.0 7.9 7.9 8.0 8.0 7.9 7.9 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.9
Flow (m3/month)  ____ 8,211 8,332 7,898 30,390 25,284 12,902 101,653 9,130 2,563 80,350 7,572 6,712
Rainbow Trout  Pass 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Huckleberry Mine
Operator Name Huckleberry Mines Ltd.
Product(s) Copper-Molybdenum-Gold-Silver
Address P.O. Box 3000, Houston, British Columbia V0J 1Z0
Effluent Discharge Point Hu.SC4 - Sediment Control Structure 4
Huckleberry Mine - Hu.SC4 - Sediment Control Structure 4
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  0.0009 0.0009 0.0009 0.0008 0.0006 0.0011 0.0011 0.0009 0.0008 0.0007 0.0007 0.0007
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  0.0221 0.0172 0.0234 0.0434 0.0146 0.0101 0.0063 0.0061 0.0061 0.0073 0.0067 0.0128
CN (mg/L) 1.0  NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  0.0001 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0001 0.0001 0.0001 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  0.0048 0.0034 0.0045 0.0079 0.0023 0.0032 0.0022 0.0023 0.0025 0.0030 0.0027 0.0041
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  0.0063 0.0045 0.0067 0.0101 0.0040 0.0046 0.0044 0.0041 0.0040 0.0048 0.0048 0.0061
TSS (mg/L) 15  1.40 1.55 0.85 3.20 4.38 1.88 0.75 0.90 1.18 0.65 0.65 0.68
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  0.0025 NMR NMR 0.0025 NMR NMR 0.3500 0.0500 0.0500 0.0500 0.0500 0.0500
pH low  ≥6.0 7.8 7.6 7.8 7.7 7.6 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.5
pH high  ≤9.5 8.0 8.0 7.8 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9
Flow (m3/month)  ____ 146,373 142,402 93,233 106,941 155,357 70,007 90,553 39,482 64,348 29,356 1,369 145
Rainbow Trout  Pass 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR 1 NMR NMR
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Huckleberry Mine
Operator Name Huckleberry Mines Ltd.
Product(s) Copper-Molybdenum-Gold-Silver
Address P.O. Box 3000, Houston, British Columbia V0J 1Z0
Effluent Discharge Point HU.SC6 - Sediment Control Structure 6
Huckleberry Mine - HU.SC6 - Sediment Control Structure 6
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
CN (mg/L) 1.0  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
TSS (mg/L) 15  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
pH low  ≥6.0 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
pH high  ≤9.5 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Flow (m3/month)  ____ ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Rainbow Trout  Pass ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Huckleberry Mine
Operator Name Huckleberry Mines Ltd.
Product(s) Copper-Molybdenum-Gold-Silver
Address P.O. Box 3000, Houston, British Columbia V0J 1Z0
Effluent Discharge Point HU.SC7 - Sediment Control Structure 7
Huckleberry Mine - HU.SC7 - Sediment Control Structure 7
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  ND ND ND 0.0007 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  ND ND ND 0.0025 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
CN (mg/L) 1.0  ND ND ND NMR - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  ND ND ND 0.0002 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  ND ND ND 0.0008 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  ND ND ND 0.0052 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
TSS (mg/L) 15  ND ND ND 10.95 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  ND ND ND 0.0053 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
pH low  ≥6.0 ND ND ND 7.3 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
pH high  ≤9.5 ND ND ND 7.5 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Flow (m3/month)  ____ ND ND ND 4,679 246 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Rainbow Trout  Pass ND ND ND 1 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass ND ND ND 1 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Huckleberry Mine
Operator Name Huckleberry Mines Ltd.
Product(s) Copper-Molybdenum-Gold-Silver
Address P.O. Box 3000, Houston, British Columbia V0J 1Z0
Effluent Discharge Point HU.SC8 - Sediment Control Structure 8
Huckleberry Mine - HU.SC8 - Sediment Control Structure 8
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports. Only flow measurement was provided for March.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  0.0012 0.0012 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  0.0029 0.0016 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
CN (mg/L) 1.0  NMR NMR NMR ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  0.0001 0.0000 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  0.0006 0.0005 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  0.0013 0.0009 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
TSS (mg/L) 15  2.80 3.13 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  0.0040 NMR NMR ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
pH low  ≥6.0 7.5 7.4 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
pH high  ≤9.5 8.0 8.1 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Flow (m3/month)  ____ 5,261 7,118 589 ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Rainbow Trout  Pass 1 1 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass 1 1 - ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill Name Huckleberry Mine
Operator Name Huckleberry Mines Ltd.
Product(s) Copper-Molybdenum-Gold-Silver
Address P.O. Box 3000, Houston, British Columbia V0J 1Z0
Effluent Discharge Point Hu.TRO - Tahtsa Reach Outfall
Huckleberry Mine - Hu.TRO - Tahtsa Reach Outfall
Parameters Limits Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.

Comments: No annual report was submitted for 2013. This data has been compiled from the submitted quarterly reports. Only flow measurement was provided for February, August, September and October. No radium 226 results were provided for the second and fourth quarters. No toxicity test results were provided for the third and fourth quarters.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L) 0.5  0.0007 - ND ND 0.0003 0.0007 0.0006 - - - ND ND
Cu (mg/L) 0.3  0.0114 - ND ND 0.0308 0.0003 0.0002 - - - ND ND
CN (mg/L) 1.0  NMR NMR ND ND NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR NMR ND ND
Pb (mg/L)  0.2  0.0056 - ND ND 0.0001 0.0000 0.0001 - - - ND ND
Ni (mg/L)  0.5  0.0035 - ND ND 0.0026 0.0003 0.0005 - - - ND ND
Zn (mg/L) 0.5  0.0029 - ND ND 0.0133 0.0013 0.0005 - - - ND ND
TSS (mg/L) 15  2.50 - ND ND 4.30 6.65 12.80 - - - ND ND
Ra-226 (Bq/L) 0.37  0.0025 NMR ND ND - - 0.1000 - - - ND ND
pH low  ≥6.0 7.1 - ND ND 7.9 7.4 7.4 - - - ND ND
pH high  ≤9.5 7.8 - ND ND 7.9 8.2 7.5 - - - ND ND
Flow (m3/month)  ____ 382,405 24,090 ND ND 44,442 270,713 422,930 150,590 61,870 2,410 ND ND
Rainbow Trout  Pass 1 NMR ND ND NMR 1 - - - - ND ND
Acute Lethality Test  Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
Daphnia magna Pass 1 NMR ND ND NMR 1 - - - - ND ND
Monitoring Test Fail - - - - - - - - - - - -
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