Aux Ormes River

Old granite quarry

Man-made rock dam

Picnic area

ATV crossing

Ormes 07

Tuesday, August 31, 2010


Site of old granit quarry used to construct the basement of the church in Petit-Rocher. ATV crossing upstream. Man-made rock dam downstream. There is a lot of bedrock in the area. Big swimming hole where the quarry used to be.

Action Required:

The approach to a ford can be stabilized using clean crushed rock on top of a geotextile. Promote site cleanliness with appropriate signs. The man-made rock dam should be removed.

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