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April 4, 2006
(Environment and Conservation)

Environmental Assessment Bulletin

Environment and Conservation Minister Clyde Jackman has announced the following events relative to Part 10 Environmental Assessment of the Environmental Protection Act.


Grand Lake Remote Cottage ATV Trail                                                         (Reg. 1246)
Proponent: Sean Simon

The proponent proposes to construct an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) trail to a remote cottage on the western side of Grand Lake, in western Newfoundland. The trail is located to the north of Johnsons Pond and south of Lynx Cove. The trail would begin from an existing logging road and be approximately one kilometre long by 1.5 metres wide. Construction of the trail will be with hand tools and is planned to commence upon receipt of all approvals. The undertaking was registered on March 28, 2006; public comments are due by May 9, 2006; and, the minister�s decision is due by May 12, 2006.

The minister encourages all interested parties to become involved and to make comments known. Comments on submitted documents are invited from the public, addressed in writing to the minister, and are welcome prior to the deadline date shown.


(1) Humber Valley Birch Grove Estates Residential Development                       (Reg. 1234)
Proponent: Elcon Holdings Inc.

(2) North Pond Cottage Access Road                                                           (Reg. 1236)
Proponent: Mr. Rickie Kean

(3) Labrador City Carol Project Revised Tailings Management Plan                   (Reg. 1237)
Proponent: Iron Ore Company of Canada

Further information may be obtained by contacting the Director of Environmental Assessment at (709) 729-4211 or toll-free: 1-800-563-6181 or by mail to:

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

Environmental Assessment Information is on the government web site at //

2006 04 04                                           3:25 p.m.

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