Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1262

La Scie Mink Farm

Proponent: Future Furs

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

  • Project Description: The proponent proposes a 1,000 breeder mink farm to be located 3 kilometres south of La Scie on Route 414. The 10 acre site will have two sheds/barns for housing the mink (122 metres by 11 metres) which will also be fenced, a storage shed (30 metres by 11 metres), feed kitchen with freezer, and pelting and drying operation. Construction is anticipated to begin in the fall of 2006.
  • May 23, 2006 - The undertaking was registered.
  • June 28, 2006 - Public comments are due.
  • July 7, 2006 - The Minister's decision is due.
  • July 21, 2006 - The Minister announced the project has been released from further environmental assessment review.

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