Fisheries Maintenance and Repair Facility at Lennox Island

The project will include the upgrade of power transmission lines/poles to support 3-phase power running along Eagle Feather Trail on Lennox Island. The existing 3-phase power runs to the Minigoo Fisheries facility. It will be extended an additional 1,500 m along the road to service a new maintenance building to be built to service the Lennox Island fishing fleet.

Latest update

Notice of Determination

March 28 2022 – The Atlantic Canada Opportunity Agency issued its Notice of Determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

This determination was based on a consideration of the following factors:

  • impacts on rights of Indigenous peoples;
  • Indigenous knowledge;
  • community knowledge;
  • comments received from the public; and
  • technically and economically feasible mitigation measures

The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency is satisfied that that the carrying out of the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

Therefore, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency may carry out the project, exercise any power, perform any duty or function, or provide financial assistance to enable the project to be carried out in whole or in part.


Public Notice

February 25, 2022 – The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency must determine whether the proposed Fisheries Maintenance and Repair Facility, located in Lennox Island, Prince Edward Island is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

To help inform this determination, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency is inviting comments from the public respecting that determination. All comments received will be considered public and may be posted online. For more information, individuals should consult the Privacy Notice <> on the Registry website.

Written comments must be submitted by March 25, 2022 to:

Marie-Andrée Ouellet
644 Main Street

P.O. Box 6051
Moncton, N.B

E1C 9J8




Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)
Marie-Andrée Ouellet, Officer Programs Support
Moncton, New Brunswick E1A 9J8
Telephone: 506-874-0519

  • Location

    • Lennox Island (Prince Edward Island)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA
  • Authorities

    • Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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