Corner Brook Pulp and Paper Forest Management District 16Amendment
Proponent: Corner Brook Pulp and Paper Limited
Summary of Environmental Assessment Process
- Project Description:
proponent proposes amendments to its Forest Management District 16 Five
Year Operating Plan 2002-2006.Forest
Management District 16 is located on the Northern Peninsula, bounded by
White Bay in the east, Gros Morne Park in the west, and Gaff Topsails in
the south. The amendments
apply to a proposed total timber harvest of 148, 668 cubic meters in the
Burnt Hill Lake (51,421 cubic meters), Hinds Lake (40,424 cubic meters),
Kitty's Brook (17,852 cubic meters), and Goose Lake Road (38,971 cubic
meters) Operating Areas. No
primary forest access roads are proposed. Road construction and harvesting is scheduled to begin as early
as April 1, 2005 and continue until December 31, 2006.
- January 21, 2005 - The undertaking was
28, 2005 -
Public comments are due.
- March 7, 2005
- The Minister's decision is due.
- May 12, 2005 - The Minister announced the
project has been conditionally released from further environmental
- Public Notices:
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