Installation of a Concrete Tank and Septic Pump-Out System at the Port of Caraquet, NB

The project involves the construction/installation of a septic pump-out system, including a 2,000L concrete holding tank near wharf no. 804 at the Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Small Craft Harbour in Caraquet, New Brunswick.  The system includes the installation of piping and electrical infrastructure, pump and concrete tank.  The tank will contain alarms when it reaches 80% capacity, and will be pumped out by a license septic hauler and disposed off-site at an approved facility.

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Notice of Determination

May 26, 2021 Fisheries and Oceans Canada- Small Craft Harbours has issued its Notice of Determination after evaluation of the Installation of a Concrete Tank and Septic Pump-Out System at the Port of Caraquet, NB project and has determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects with mitigation measures as outlined in their evaluation and can therefore proceed.



Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Small Craft Harbours (Maritime and Gulf Region)
Chyann Kirby, Environmental Advisor
343 University Avenue
Moncton, New Brunswick E1C 9B6

  • Location

    • Caraquet DFO-SCH (New Brunswick)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
    • Waste Management
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Port of Caraquet
  • Authorities

    • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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...within 200 kilometres
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