JBL Environmental Services Ltd.

Tassawini Gold Mine Development Project, Guyana

Aquatic and Terrestrial Baseline Development for Proposed Tassawini Gold Mine 

Location: North-west Guyana, South America

Scope of Services:

  • Aquatic and terrestrial baseline in collaboration with local consultants
  • Fish and fish habitat assessments and mapping
  • Vegetation sampling program and ecosystem mapping
  • Wildlife transect surveys and wildlife habitat assessment
  • Assessment of trace metal levels in fish and plant tissue
  • Assessment report preparation to International Finance Corporation (IFC) standards
  • Training of local consultants


  • Aquatic and terrestrial baseline report
  • Ecosystem maps
  • Fish habitat maps

 Project Start/End: November 2006 – December 2008