Upgrade Firefighting Training Area - Canadian Forces Base Suffield

The Department of National Defence (DND) has proposed a project which consists of upgrading the firefighting training area around training tower B584 to improve the safety and quality of firefighting training. The work includes the construction of a 1500 square meter concrete pad around the exterior of the training tower, adding ladder supports to the windows, installing a new vehicle access gate, and removing an abandoned concrete structure.

Latest update

October 11, 2022— The Department of National Defence issued its 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
2 Notice of Determination - October 11, 2022
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - July 21, 2022


Danny Laganiere
Department of National Defence
Danny Laganiere, Base Environmental Officer, CFB Suffield
CFB Suffield, Post Office Box 6000 Station Main
Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 8K8
Email: Danny.Laganiere@forces.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Canadian Forces Base Suffield (Alberta)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Department of National Defence
  • Authorities

    • Department of National Defence
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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