Wasagaming Wildfire Risk Reduction 2023-2026

Wildfire risk reduction vegetation work will take place around Wasagaming for the next three winters (Nov to March). The vegetation work will include plantation removal including full removal of conifer and leaving deciduous where possible.  In the North Shore area downed woody debris will be cleared off the forest floor, crown base of coniferous trees trimmed to 2 m above ground and thinning of coniferous trees so that crowns to not touch or overlap, and as many deciduous trees as possible will be left. 

Latest update

February 26, 2023 – The public comment period on the project is closed. Parks Canada is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 New project being assessed by Parks Canada - Public comments invited from January 27 to February 26, 2023 - January 27, 2023


Riding Mountain National Park
135 Wasagaming Drive
Box 299
Onanole, Manitoba R0J 1N0
Telephone: 204-848-7275
Fax: 204-848-2596
Email: rmnp.info@pc.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Riding Mountain National Park (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Remediation and conservation
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Parks Canada
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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.


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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