Fraser River Pile and Dredge No. 8 Road Barge Ramp Maintenance Dredging

The Applicant proposes to dredge the waterlot generally located adjacent to Portside Road, Richmond to remove accumulated sediments at the barge ramp at this site in the Fraser River. The project consists of the dredging of less than 4,000 cubic metres of sediment with a clamshell dredge and transporting the dredged sediment to the Point Grey disposal at sea site, subject to approval by Environment and Climate Change Canada. If approved, the dredging is scheduled for mid-February and will occur within the least risk fisheries window.

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Notice of Determination

Waterlot adjacent to 16100 Portside Road, Richmond, British Columbia – February 19, 2020 – The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has determined that the proposed maintenance dredging of the waterlot at the No. 8 Barge Ramp is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. .



Project and Environmental Review
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
100 The Pointe, 999 Canada Place
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3T4

  • Location

    • Richmond (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Fraser River Pile and Dredge
  • Authorities

    • Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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