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June 7, 2000
(Environment and Labour)


Environmental Assessment Bulletin

Environment and Labour Minister Oliver Langdon has announced the following events relative
to the Environmental Assessment Act. In the case of documents received or approved, copies
may be obtained by contacting the regional office of the Department of Environment and Labour
or by calling toll-free 1-800-563-6181. Comments on submitted documents are invited from the
public, addressed in writing to the minister, and are welcome prior to the deadline date shown
for each item.


Proposed amendment to five year operation plan (1997-2001)
Forest Management District 16, Main River - Scheffield Lake Areas
Proponent: Corner Brook Pulp and Paper Limited

The minister has decided that additional information is required on the Environmental Preview Report. Once the information is submitted to the minister, it will undergo a public and government review in accordance with the Act.

Detailed additional information requirements are available from the Environmental Assessment Division (709) 729-2562 and on the Department of Environment and Labour web site at

A guide to the Environmental Assessment Process is available from the Department of Environment and Labour. The minister encourages all interested parties to become involved and to make comments known. Further information may be obtained by contacting the Director of Environmental Assessment at (709) 729-2562 or toll-free: 1-800-563-6181 or by mail to:

Director, Environmental Assessment Division
Department of Environment and Labour
West Block, Confederation Building
P.O. Box 8700, St. John's, NF, A1B 4J6

Environmental Assessment news releases are on the Internet at

2000 06 07                                 3:00 p.m.

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