Harbour Improvements at the Saint Andrews Biological Station

Fisheries and Oceans Canada – Real Property, Safety and Security proposes to undertake harbour improvements at the Saint Andrews Biological Station, located in Saint Andrews, New Brunswick. The proposed project will involve:

  • the reconstruction of the existing wharf,
  • replacement of the floating wharves,
  • dredging, by means of blasting, and potentially requiring a temporary access road,
  • a new net shed, which will require marine infilling,
  • water pumphouse modifications,
  • the installation of two above ground fuel tanks,
  • electrical upgrades, and
  • site regrading and paving.

Latest update

End of Public Comment Period

January 21, 2024– The public comment period on the project is closed. Fisheries and Oceans Canada and Transport Canada are considering comments received to date to inform its determination on whether carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Notice of Intent - December 21, 2023


Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Real Property, Security and Safety
Hongpu Xu, Project Officer
189 Prince William Street
Saint john, New Brunswick E2L 2B9
Telephone: 506-608-0217
Email: Hongpo.xu@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Saint Andrews Biological Station (New Brunswick)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Real Property, Safety and Security Department
  • Authorities

    • Transport Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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