Municipal Affairs and Environment
July 11, 2018

Environmental Assessment Bulletin

The Honourable Andrew Parsons, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Environment, has announced the following events relative to Part 10 Environmental Assessment of the Environmental Protection Act.

EXTENSION OF EIS REVIEW PERIOD:

Placentia Bay Atlantic Salmon Aquaculture Project (Reg. 1834)
Proponent: Grieg NL Nurseries Ltd. and Grieg NL Seafarms Ltd.

The public review period of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) has been extended until July 25, 2018. The EIS is available on the Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment website at: www.mae.gov.nl.ca/env_assessment/projects/Y2016/1834/index.html. Paper copies of the EIS are available in the A.C. Hunter Public Library in St. John’s and in the Memorial University Queen Elizabeth II Library, as well as in public libraries located in Marystown, Gander and Corner Brook.

Written comments must be received by July 25, 2018, and may be emailed to EAProjectComments@gov.nl.ca, or mailed to:

Joanne Sweeney, Project EA Chair
Placentia Bay Atlantic Salmon Aquaculture Project
Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment
Fourth Floor, West Block Confederation Building
PO Box 8700, St. John's, NL A1B 4J6

Learn More
Environmental Assessment Division - toll-free at 1-800-563-6181 or by mail:

Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment
West Block, Confederation Building
P.O. Box 8700, St. John's, NL A1B 4J6

Public comments may be forwarded to EAprojectcomments@gov.nl.ca

Environmental assessment information: www.mae.gov.nl.ca/env_assessment/

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Media contact
Lynn Robinson
Municipal Affairs and Environment
709-729-5449, 691-9466
lynnrobinson@gov.nl.ca

2018 07 11                              2:25 p.m.