Wharf Reconstruction - Gooseberry Cove, Newfoundland

DFO, Small Craft Harbour intends to complete a wharf reconstruction project in Gooseberry Cove, Newfoundland. The scope of work involves the complete removal of the existing wharf located in the center the harbour. The existing structure was constructed using timber cribwork, with creosote timber present. The new wharf will be constructed using treated timber cribwork, mainly in the same footprint. However there will be a 6.1 x 12.2m headblock at 135 degrees, rather than 90 degrees on the existing wharf. The existing structure is to be demolished, removed and disposed of at an approved waste disposal location.


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Fisheries and Oceans Canada- Small Craft Harbours (DFO-SCH) intends to make a determination regarding whether carrying out the reconstruction of the wharf, located at the Gooseberry Cove Small Craft Harbour is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. To help inform this determination, DFO-SCH is inviting public comments in respect to that determination for 30 days following the posting of this notice. Written comments must be submitted by October 1, 2021 to: Fisheries and Oceans Canada Paul Curran, Regional Engineer 10 Barters Hill St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 5X1 Telephone: 709-772-6660 Email: paul.curran@dfo-mpo.gc.ca.

Contacts

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Paul Curran, Regional Engineer
10 Barters Hill
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 5X1
Telephone: 709-772-6660
Email: paul.curran@dfo-mpo.gc.ca


  • Location

    • Gooseberry Cove (Newfoundland and Labrador)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

    Completed
  • Start Date

    2021-08-31
  • Proponent

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada- Small Craft Harbours (DFO-SCH)
  • Authorities

    • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    • Transport Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number

    82946

Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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