OTTAWA, Nov. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency must determine whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the Point Rousse Port Facility Project, located on the Point Rousse Peninsula, approximately three kilometres northeast of Baie Verte, Newfoundland and Labrador.
To help inform this decision, the Agency is seeking comments from the public on the project and its effects on the environment, as described in the summary of the project description. All comments received will be considered public.
As a next step, the Agency will post a decision on its website stating whether an environmental assessment is required.
Written comments must be submitted by December 5, 2016 to:
Point Rousse Port Facility Project
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
200-1801 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N4
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SOURCE Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
For further information: Media Relations : Nicolas Latourelle, Communications Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, 613-960-1519, Nicolas.Latourelle@ceaa-acee.gc.ca