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Kanywataba Exploration Well Drilling

Uganda
Oil exploration
Completed
Feasibility study: 
No
EIA : 
Approved
Economic/cost-benefit analysis: 
No
Name of development company or institution: 
Tullow (U) Ltd
Financing body: 
Tullow (U) Ltd
Name of environmental and social standards applied to the project: 
The Environment Act, Cap. 153,The Water Act, Cap 152,The Uganda Wildlife Act,Cap 200,The Occuptional Saftey and Health Act, 2006,The National Environment(Noise Standards and Control) Regulations, 2003,The Water (Waste Discharge)Regulation,1998),The National Environment (Waste Management ) Regulations 1999,The National Environement (Noise Standards and Control(Regulation, 2003The Draft Air Quality Standards for Uganda,The National Forestry And Tree Planting Act 8, (2003),The Mining Act, (2003)The National Environment (Standards For Discharge of Effluent into Water or on Land Regulations, S.1 No.5, (1999)
Kilometers of new road developed for the project (tarmac, soil or pavement): 
2 km
Protected area: 
Within a protected area
Name of protected area: 
Toro-Semliki game Reserve
Type of land-use: 
Recreational/tourism
Potential loss of access to water quality: 
Yes
location country: 
Uganda