Removal of Mooring Dolphins - Marine Atlantic Terminal, North Sydney, NS

The project involves the removal of two (2) dolphin structures at the terminal facility in North Sydney, NS. The structures were built in 1965 and currently serve no purpose for Marine Atlantic's current operations. The structures measure approximately 12mx 12m each and are concrete caisson/crib construction, with 9 cells per caisson (the cells are rock filled). 


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.

Latest update

The assessment is in progress.



Transport Canada
Melissa Ginn, Regional Environmental Advisor
10 Barter's Hill
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 6M1
Telephone: 709-351-3200 or 1-888-675-6863

  • Location

    • Marine Atlantic (Nova Scotia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Marine Atlantic
  • Authorities

    • Transport Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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