Wharf Reconstruction - Little Grindstone, MB - Winter/Spring 2020

Little Grindstone Harbour, Manitoba is located on the west shore of Lake Winnipeg in Hecla-Grindstone Provincial Park, and is approximately 48 km north of Riverton, MB. The harbour is an active commercial fishing facility under the administration of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) Small Craft Harbours Branch (SCH).

Small Craft Harbours Branch, (SCH) is proposing to undertake the reconstruction of the marginal wharf at Little Grindstone Harbour.  The scope of work includes the demolition of the existing 72m long timber pile marginal wharf, and the construction of a new 72m long steel sheet pile marginal wharf with granular surfacing. The project also includes new timber wheel-guards and electrical pedestals. 

Latest update

November 14, 2019 – Fisheries and Oceans Canada issued its Notice of Determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Small Craft Harbours Branch
Eleanor McEwan, Senior Project Engineer
501 University Crescent
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N6
Telephone: 204-984-1102
Fax: 204-983-7166
Email: Eleanor.McEwan@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Little Grindstone Harbour (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Small Craft Harbours Branch
  • Authorities

    • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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