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.

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Open Consultation:

Park name Description Comment period Information

Goose Islands and Grand Island

Public consultation on proposal to designate Park Reserves as provincial parks February 10, 2017 to March 24, 2017

Goose Islands and Grand Island Provincial Park Proposal (PDF)

Comment Form (PDF)

Online Comment Form

Birds Hill Provincial Park

Public consultation on draft Trails Plan February 3, 2017 to March 31, 2017

Birds Hill Provincial Park Draft Trails Plan (PDF)

Birds Hill Provincial Park Trails Plan Comment Form


Recently Closed Consultations:

Park name Description Comment period Information

Criddle/Vane Homestead
Grand Valley
Oak Lake
Rivers
Seton
William Lake
Yellow Quill

Public consultation on draft management plans & Rivers Provincial Park classification change

CLOSED

Draft Management plans:
Criddle/Vane Homestead
Grand Valley
Oak Lake
Rivers
Seton
William Lake
Yellow Quill

Rivers Classification Change Proposal

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

CLOSED

 

Nopiming Draft Plan


Manigotagan River Draft Plan



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