Marginal Wharf Reconstruction, Port aux Choix, NL

DFO, Small Craft Harbour is proposing to construct a new marginal wharf in front of the existing Port aux Choix wharf. The existing wharves, located behind the new structure, will be demolished down to LNT. The area between the wharves will be infilled to create a new uplands area. The new cribwork wharf footprint will measure approximately 1470 m2 . The cribs are to be installed on a rock mattress.

Latest update

February 1, 2024 – The authorities issued their Notice of Determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Notice of Determination - Marginal Wharf Reconstruction, Port aux Choix, NL - February 1, 2024


Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Paul Curran, Regional Engineer
10 Barters Hill
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 5X1
Telephone: 709-772-6660

  • Location

    • Port aux Choix, Newfoundland (Newfoundland and Labrador)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada- Small Craft Harbours (DFO-SCH)
  • Authorities

    • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    • Transport Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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