The Chinchillas Mine is silver-lead-zinc deposit located in the province of Jujuy, Argentina. The topography of the mining zone is composed of large rounded hills that surround an elliptical depression, with an altitude that varies between 4,000 and 4,500 meters above sea level.
Knight Piésold updated the project’s Conceptual Closure Plan that considered commitments included in the Environmental Impact Study and requirements of the Authority included in the Environmental Impact Statement.
Knight Piésold completed the following to meet the client’s specific requirements:
The objectives of the closure plan have been established to safeguard: