Solid Waste Transfer Station - Fishing Lake First Nation

Construction of a Solid Waste Transfer Station proposed to be located in the W 28-33-12-W2M.  The Transfer Station will be entirely located within the Reserve boundary of Fishing Lake IR 89. The new site is adjacent to the exitsting landfill site, and was selected by the First Nation, as residents are familiar with the existing landfill site. New access roadways and 125m x 100m  raised gravel pad will be constructed to serve the area. Concrete retaining walls for ramp disposal area and separation of non-household waste materials. Construction layout staking, topsoil stripping, geotextile placement, imported gravel fill material for construction of the gravel pad, construction of concrete retaining walls, installation of perimeter chain link fencing, 30 cubic yard waste bin, used oil container and used battery container will remain on-site.

Latest update

February 10, 2020 - Indigenous Services Canada issued its notice of determination link here and determined that hte project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of determination for the Solid Waste Transfer Station - Fishing Lake First Nation - February 10, 2020
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - January 8, 2020


Indigenous Services Canada
Alvin Hamilton Building, 1783 Hamilton Street
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 2B6
Telephone: 306-581-3134

  • Location

    • Fishing Lake Indian Reserve 89 (Saskatchewan)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Waste Management
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Fishing Lake First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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