Air Traffic Control Tower Vegetation Removal - 8 Wing Trenton

The Department of National Defence (DND) has proposed a project. Work of this Contract comprises of, but is not limited to all labour, material, equipment required to clear cut, chip, and removal of vegetation, including brush, and trees from a total of ten identified areas for a total of approximately 4.25 hectares along North Perimeter Road and Runway 24 within proximity of the airfield (restricted area) boundaries on DND property located at Canadian Forces Base Trenton, Ontario. All vegetation, including stumps, shall be cut to a maximum height of 25 millimeters above grade. Uprooting or stump removal is not required, there will be no ground disturbance on this project. For oversight of species at risk, a qualified Ecologist has been engaged by Defence Construction Canada. They have completed an Environmental Protection Plan and will support the project through construction. Security clearance and coordination with the control tower are required. All work is anticipated to be completed before March 31, 2024, and outside the Migratory Bird Season.

Latest update

November 27, 2023— 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 Air Traffic Control Tower Vegetation Removal - 8 Wing Trenton - November 27, 2023
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - September 26, 2023


Andrew Tam
Department of National Defence
Andrew Tam, Environment Officer
PO Box 1000 Stn Forces
Astra, Ontario K0K 3W0

Ryan Rivers
Department of National Defence
Ryan Rivers, Contracts Inspector
14 Alert Blvd
Astra, Ontario K0K 3W0

  • Location

    • 8 Wing Trenton (Ontario)
  • 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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