Rock protection for erosion control at Les Aboiteaux Fisheries and Oceans Canada Small Craft Harbour, Kent, New Brunswick

The proposed project involves the addition of armour stones above and below the high water mark at Les Aboiteaux Small Craft Harbour, Kent County, New Brunswick. The armour stones will be placed on top of a filter fabric and will be covering an area of approximately 20 m long by 5 m wide and another area of 12 m long by 6 m wide along a watercourse. Rocks will be placed on a 1.5: 1 slope.

Latest update

Notice of Determination

July 16, 2021 – Fisheries and Oceans Canada- Small Craft Harbours has issued its Notice of Determination after evaluation of the rock protection project at Les Aboiteaux DFO-SCH, NB, and has determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects with mitigation measures as outlined in their evaluation and can therefore proceed.



Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Small Craft Harbours, Maritimes and Gulf Regions
Chyann Kirby, Environmental Advisor
Gulf Fisheries Centre, 343 University Avenue
Moncton, New Brunswick E1C 9B6
Telephone: 506-866-5164

  • Location

    • Les Aboiteaux Small Craft Harbour, Kent County (New Brunswick)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Small Craft Harbours - Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Authorities

    • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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