Municipal Affairs and Environment
May 29, 2019

Environmental Assessment Bulletin

The Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment has announced the following events relative to Part 10 Environmental Assessment of the Environmental Protection Act.

UNDERTAKINGS RELEASED:

Deer Lake Microbrewery (Reg. 2003)
Proponent: Rough Waters Brewing Company Ltd.

Cottage on the Upper Humber-North Branch River Junction (Reg. 2007)
Proponent: Michael Gorman

The project is released subject to the following condition:

  • The proponent must maintain a minimum 30-metre naturally-vegetated buffer along all waterbodies and wetlands to protect sensitive riparian and aquatic species, and their habitat

West Bottom Brook Bridge Replacement (Reg. 2012)
Proponent: Department of Transportation and Works

Indian River RV Park (Reg. 2013)
Proponent: JSR Holdings Inc.

The project is released subject to the following conditions:

  • For all proposed new development, a minimum 50-metre naturally-vegetated buffer, which includes trees, is to be maintained along Indian River, which is a scheduled salmon river;
  • A minimum 30-metre naturally-vegetated buffer is to be maintained along all other waterbodies and wetlands to protect sensitive riparian and aquatic species, and their habitat.

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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

2019 05 29                              2:40 p.m.