Private Landowner Shoreline stabilization, Trent-Severn Waterway, Shoreline Works Permit 210241, Sparrow Lake, ON

Project involves shoreline protection of approximately 168m (550') with riprap to protect against wave action from boat traffic. There are trees along the shoreline tipping into the river because the earth below them has been eroded. Footprint is approximated to be 168 x 2.5m, for 420m². Approximately 1/3 of the footprint, or 140m² will be below the upper controlled navigation level. 

Latest update

May 26, 2022 – The public comment period on the project is closed. Parks Canada 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.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 New project being assessed by Parks Canada - Public comments invited from April 26 to May 26, 2022 - April 26, 2022


Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site
P.O. Box 567
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 6Z6
Telephone: 705-750-4900 or 1-888-773-8888

  • Location

    • Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
    • Recreation and Tourism
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Private Property Owner
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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