OTTAWA, Aug. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is making funding available through its Participant Funding Program to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the federal environmental assessment of the proposed Lake Manitoba and Lake St. Martin Outlet Channels Project, located in the Interlake region of Manitoba.
Funding is available for eligible individuals and groups to assist their participation in upcoming steps of the environmental assessment, which include reviewing and providing comments on the Environmental Impact Statement or on the summary thereof, the draft Environmental Assessment Report, and the potential environmental assessment conditions.
Applications received by September 28, 2018 will be considered. Recipients and the amount of funding allocated will be announced at a later date.
To apply for funding, contact the Participant Funding Program by writing to CEAA.PFP-PAFP.ACEE@canada.ca, or by calling 1-866-582-1884. The application form is available on the Agency's website at canada.ca/ceaa under Participant funding.
- Participant Funding Program (Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency)
- Lake Manitoba and Lake St. Martin Outlet Channels Project (Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency)
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SOURCE Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
For further information: Alison Reilander, Communications Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, 343-998-2916, Alison.Reilander@canada.ca