Westman Communications Fiber Optic Cable

The project involves the installation of approximately 1.4 km of underground fiber optic cable from the south entrance of Riding Mountain National Park along the edge of Highway 10 to the intersection of Highway 10 and Mooswa Drive East. The cable is to be installed by directional drilling, trenching, or using existing conduits, or a combination of these methods.


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.


Latest update

September 8, 2021 – 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 August 9 to September 8, 2021 - August 9, 2021

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Riding Mountain National Park
135 Wasagaming Drive
Onanole, Manitoba R0J 1N0
Telephone: 204-848-7275
Fax: 204-848-2596
Email: pc.infopnmont-riding-ridingmountainnpinfo.pc@canada.ca

  • Location

    • Riding Mountain National Park (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Westman Communications
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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