District of North Vancouver Designated Anchorage Area

The District of North Vancouver proposes to install a designated anchorage area in Deep Cove. The District's proposal intends to address concerns over long-term boat anchorage in Deep Cove. The designated anchorage area would allow the District to restrict the number of anchorages, designate specific mooring locations, and limit the amount of time boats could remain anchored in Deep Cove.

The works include installation of four Transport Canada compliant mooring buoys on the south side of Deep Cove. Mooring hardware includes anchor, ground chain, mooring chain, and shackles.

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Notice of Determination

District of North Vancouver, B.C. – April 19, 2022 – Transport Canada has determined that the proposed District of North Vancouver Designated Anchorage Area located at Deep Cove is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects..



TC Pacific Environmental Programs
Transport Canada
Email: PACEnvironment-environnement@tc.gc.ca

  • Location

    • District of North Vancouver (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Recreation and Tourism
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    District of North Vancouver
  • Authorities

    • Transport Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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