QENTOL,YEN/W_SÁNECSÁNEC Marine Guardians and Simon Fraser University Tumbo Island Passive Acoustic Monitoring Station

The W_SÁNEC Marine Guardians, in collaboration with researchers from Simon Fraser University, intend to install a hydrophone southeast of Tumbo Island to passively monitor marine acoustic signals within the area. The installation includes an underwater hydrophone, intertidal cabling, and a power and recording station ashore.

Latest update

November 11, 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 October 12 to November 11, 2023 - October 12, 2023


Gulf Islands National Park Reserve
2220 Harbour Road
Sidney, British Columbia V8L 2P6
Telephone: 250-654-4000 or 1-866-944-1744
Fax: 250-654-4014
Email: gulfinfo@pc.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Gulf Islands National Park Reserve of Canada (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Remediation and conservation
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    External Proponent
  • 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.


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