Radio Tower Replacement at Administration Building

Pukaskwa National Park will replace an existing communications tower (60 ft tall) with a new communications tower (~120 ft tall), adjacent to the Administration building. Obsolete infrastructure will be removed. Lighting and obstruction marking of the new tower will follow Transport Canada Standard 621 or occur as directed by Transport Canada. Construction will include excavation, use of standard boom truck, mini-excavator or backhoe, cast-in-place or pre-cast concrete.

Latest update

20 february 2020 – 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 20 january to 19 february 2020 - January 20, 2020


Pukaskwa National Park
Northern Ontario Field Unit Unité de gestion du Nord de l'Ontario
0, Hwy 627
PO Box 212
Heron Bay, Ontario P0T 1R0

  • Location

    • Pukaskwa National Park (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Parks Canada
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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