Protection of vegetation against spruce budworm at Petit Gaspé and oTENTik campgrounds

In order to protect the vegetation from the ravages caused by the spruce budworm, and to ensure visitor safety in the wooded campgrounds of Petit Gaspé and oTENTik (Loop F) [roughly 40 ha], the Bti biopesticide will be applied as of June 2020 to protect the mature spruce and fir forest in these developed areas of the park.

Latest update

June 08, 2021 - The assessment decision statement has been issued to the proponent.



Forillon National Park
1501 Forillon Boulevard
Gaspé, Quebec G4X 6M1
Telephone: 418-368-5505 or 1-888-773-8888
Fax: 418-368-6837

  • Location

    • Forillon National Park (Quebec)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Forestry
    • Defense and Security
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Parks Canada
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


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...within 200 kilometres
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