Aux Ormes River - South Branch

Oil absorbent pads close to the river

Bulldozing up to the river

South Branch Ormes 05

Friday, August 20, 2010


Bulldozed trail up to the river bank in order to do a test hole. Oil absorbent pads drenched in oil littered really close to the brook. Future mine site in the area.

Action Required:

A follow-up is required to monitor the effects of the new mine on the river. Clean up the oil spill and inform the mining company to be careful when working close to a watercourse.


July 6 2017


The site was visited, no waste was found. The mine never came to existence. The vegetation was abundant at this site.

Negligible alteration

Minor alteration. Must follow site

Alteration with possibility of impact

Alteration with impact. Recommended intervention.

Full restoration

incomplete restoration or monitor

Restoration to be completed