Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1037

Crown Forest Management District 2 (Burgoyne's Cove) Plan Amendment

Proponent: Department of Forest Resources and Agrifoods

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

Project Description:

  • The proponent proposes to harvest approximately 2,015 cubic metres of mature balsam fir and black spruce forest annually over next four years (8,060 cubic metres total) from the Beaver Pond area located approximately 8 kilometres northeast of the community of Burgoyne's Cove in Forestry Management District 2. The undertaking will require the construction of 6 kilometres of forest road to access the Class III wood proposed for harvesting. The proposed road will be a branch from the existing Burgoyne's Cove Forest Resource Road.
  • October 10, 2002 - The undertaking was registered.
  • November 20, 2002 - Public comments were due.
  • November 24, 2002 - The Minister's decision was due.
  • December 16. 2002 - The Minister announced that the undertaking was released from further environmental assessment.

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