Balsam Bay Harbour Dredging

Harbour Dredging

Balsam Bay Harbour, Lake Winnipeg, Manitoba

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Small Craft Harbours Branch (DFO-SCH), will be undertaking dredging work at the Balsam Bay Harbour during Winter/Spring 2023.

The dredging work is planned to occur from January to March 17, 2023. The timelines are subject to weather conditions and the results of the tender process.

DFO-SCH hereby gives notice that a submission has been added to the Common Project Search Registry (online registry) pursuant to the Canadian Navigable Waters Act described herein.

Pursuant to paragraph 4(1) of said Act, DFO-SCH has submitted the notification of a minor work in accordance with the requirements set out on the External Submission Site, on the online Common Project Search Registry ( and under registry number 6847. The description of the work is as follows:

Balsam Bay Maintenance Dredging, Balsam Bay Manitoba. The project includes dredging of the harbour bottom at the entrance to the harbour.

During the work, the harbour will be closed to the general public.

For inquiries please contact:

Small Craft Harbours

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

(204) 588-8115