Printer Friendly

Parks and Natural Areas

Public Consultations

Public Consultation plays an important role in establishing and managing Manitoba's provincial parks and heritage rivers.

Information on current public consultation activities initiated by Parks and Natural Areas is listed on the table below

For projects involving formal environmental assessments and licensing, please refer to the Public Registry on the Environment Assessment and Licensing Branch website.

Confidentiality of your response

All information we collect is subject to the access to information provisions of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). Additional details regarding FIPPA are available upon request. (FIPPA Officer)

The Act provides that we must refuse to disclose information where disclosure would be harmful to a third party’s business interests. Therefore, if you have marked information as confidential, please give us a brief explanation why its release might harm your business interests. This will allow us to take your interests into account if we receive a request for access.

Open Consultation:

Park name Description Comment period Information

Polar Bear Park

Report on second round of public engagement on the designation of Polar Bear Park N/A Phase 2
Report of Stakeholder Comments

Recently Closed Consultations:

Park name Description Comment period Information
Nopiming & Manigotagan River Provincial Parks

Comment period for draft park management plans and open house events.
Open house dates: 
Saturday, Oct. 17
 10:30 am - 6:00 pm,
Lac Du Bonnet Pioneer Club - 32 Park Avenue,
Lac Du Bonnet

Wednesday, Oct 21
1 pm - 8 pm, Winnipeg Cabela's Boardroom -
580 Sterling Lyon Parkway, Winnipeg




Nopiming Draft Plan

Manigotagan River Draft Plan

Grand Beach Wastewater Lagoon Upgrade Grand Beach
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Grand Beach Community Club
6 Grand Beach Road, Grand Beach 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 9
Garden City Canad Inns
2100 McPhillips St, Winnipeg
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Display Boards

Pembina Valley Public consultation to amend the boundaries of Pembina Valley Provincial Park. CLOSED Background Information
Chitek Lake Public consultation on proposed name change CLOSED

Background Information

Moose Lake Public consultation to amend the boundaries of Moose Lake Provincial Park. CLOSED Background Information

Sturgeon Bay, Kinwow Bay and Pelican Islands Park Reserve Public consultation on proposal to designate Park Reserve as a provincial park CLOSED Kinwow Bay & Sturgeon Bay Background Info

Pelican Island Background Info

Goose Islands, Grand Island & Pemmican Island Provincial Parks Public consultation on proposal to designate Park Reserve as a provincial park CLOSED

Goose-Grand-Pemmican Islands Background Info

Proposed Polar Bear Park Public consultation on Phase 2 of the proposed Polar Bear Park planning process CLOSED

A_Full Package

B_Cover page_Table of contents_Background Information

C_Featured Maps

D_Zone Profile 1 to 5

E _Zone Profile 6 to 10

F_Zone Profile 11 to 15

G_Zone Profile 16 to 19


I_Q and A

J_Comparison Charts

K_Contact Information

L_ Zone Comment Sheets

Amended Maps