Caraquet Wharf Removal and Breakwater and Rock Protection Installation

The proposed project will include demolition and removal of the existing timber crib wharf structure 301, construction of a new breakwater adjacent to structure 301, and installation of rock protection along the north end of structure 408.

Latest update

Notice of Determination

May 18, 2023 - The Federal Authorities have issued their Notice of Determination after evaluation of the project Caraquet Wharf Removal and Breakwater and Rock Protection Installation and have determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects with mitigation measures as outlined in their evaluation and can therefore proceed.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 End of Public Comment Period - March 7, 2023


Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Small Craft Harbours, Maritime and Gulf Region
Chyann Kirby, Regional Environmental Advisor
Gulf Fisheries Centre, 343 University Avenue
Moncton, New Brunswick E1C 9B6
Telephone: 506-866-5164

  • Location

    • Caraquet Small Craft Harbour in the town of Caraquet, Gloucester County, New Brunswick. (New Brunswick)
  • 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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Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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