Shaw Farm Decommission

An abandoned farm property on the Crane Lake Road has a deteriorating house and barn that will decommissioned by in situ burning. Work includes removing non-combustible items from the buildings and a controlled burn will be completed in collaboration between municipal, Saugeen Ojibway Nation and Bruce Peninsula National Park fire teams. After burning and debris removal, the building footprint will be restored with native plantings to inhibit non-native plants from establishing.

Latest update

November 4, 2022 – The public comment period on the project is closed. Parks Canada is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 New project being assessed by Parks Canada - Public comments invited from October 5 to November 4, 2022 - October 5, 2022


Bruce Peninsula National Park
P.O. Box 189
Tobermory, Ontario N0H 2R0
Telephone: 519-596-2233
Fax: 519-596-2298

  • Location

    • Bruce Peninsula National Park of Canada (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Parks Canada
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


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...within 200 kilometres
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