Find Sites by Classification

The table below summarizes the number of sites in the inventory by their classification type as defined by the National Classification System of the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment.

Classification Type Suspected Active Closed Total
Total 2,596 5,779 14,427 22,802
High Priority for Action 0 729 894 1,623
Medium Priority for Action 0 1,932 1,183 3,115
Low Priority for Action 0 1,462 848 2,310
Insufficient Information 0 132 363 495
Not a Priority for Action 0 466 2,255 2,721
Site(s) not yet classified 2,596 1,058 8,884 12,538
The following are the definitions for the three site status types for contaminated sites:
Further assessment work is required to confirm whether the site is considered a "contaminated site."
Active sites are confirmed contaminated sites where remedial action is or may be required.
No further action is required.