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Biodiversity

At Teck, we work to minimize effects on species and ecosystems, and work towards our vision of having a net-positive impact on biodiversity in the areas where we operate.

Biodiversity and our Sustainability Strategy

Biodiversity is a key focus for our comprehensive sustainability strategy, which sets out short-term goals to 2020 and long-term goals to 2030 in six sustainability areas: Community, Our People, Water, Biodiversity, Energy and Climate Change and Air.

 

Our Vision in Action

  • Safe Haven – Protecting Vulnerable Species in Chile
  • Partnering to Maintain and Protect Outdoor Recreation Near Cardinal River Operations
  • Biodiversity Balance: Measuring our Net Positive Impact
  • Protecting Grizzly Bears near our Cardinal River Operations
  • Reclamation Example: Reclamation Research at Fording River and Greenhills
  • Reclamation Example: Saving Soil at Greenhills
  • Mapping the Migration of Harlequin Ducks
  • Population of Threatened Caribou Herd Triples Thanks to Penning Program
  • Collecting Seeds and Creating Opportunity at Red Dog
  • Relearning to Fly
  •  Photographing Flora and Fauna
  • Soil Reclamation in the Elk Valley
  • Caribou Penning Program Helps Recovery of Threatened Klinse-Za Herd
  • Catch and Relocate Fish Program at Red Dog
  • Conserving Land in the East Kootenays
  • Working Together to Protect the Woodland Caribou
  • Sheep Sharing: Teck Transplants Bighorn Sheep Across North America
  • Restoring the Pinchi Lake Mine Site
  • Bluebird Watching at Highland Valley Copper
  • Sustainability Throughout the Life Cycle at Polaris Mine
  • Rehabilitation of Lands at the Lennard Shelf Pillara Mine
  • From a Mined Pit to a Thriving Trout Habitat
  • Biodiversity in 2016

    Our management and performance related to anticipating and minimizing impacts on species and ecosystems.

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    Responsible Mine Closure & Reclamation

    We begin planning for responsible mine closure begins before mining even starts, and that work carries on throughout the lifecycle of the operation, in cooperation with Indigenous peoples and local communities.
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    Mine Closure in 2016

    Our management and performance related to planned or actual closure planning - and related effects on workers, local communities and the environment.

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    Environmental Management in 2016

    Our performance in environmental management, including compliance with environmental regulations and permits, and environmental assessments of our suppliers.

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