Install Security Cameras at Winchelsea Island

The objective of the project is to install additional external pole mounted closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras on Winchelsea Island, CFMETR. The cameras will require new support poles and electrical wiring. Where possible, existing supports will be utilized. Site restoration will not be required.

Latest update

February 11, 2021 – The public comment period on the project is closed. The Department of National Defence is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Becky MacInnis
Department of National Defence
Becky MacInnis, Environment Officer / MARPAC Formation Safety and Environment
Formation Safety and Environment, Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt
PO Box 17000 Stn Forces
Victoria, British Columbia V9A 7N2

  • Location

    • Winchelsea Island, which is part of the Canadian Forces Maritime Experimental Test Ranges (CFMETR), in Nanoose Bay (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
    • Defense and Security
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Department of National Defence
  • Authorities

    • Department of National Defence
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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