îles de Contrecoeur National Wildlife Area

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A map of the area immediately surrounding DFRP Property Number 06785


  • Property Number:

  • Custodian:

    Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Official Contact:

    Steve Thorsell - 819.743.2136
  • Interest

    Crown Owned
  • Restriction:

    No Restriction
  • Primary Use:

    Wildlife Research and Management
  • Address:

    Fleuve Saint-Laurent
  • Place Name:

    îles de Contrecoeur
  • Municipality:

  • Province/Territory:

  • Federal Electoral District:

    Pierre-Boucher--Les Patriotes--Verchères
  • Coordinates

    45.886624, -73.239823, Accurate within ± 100m
  • Census Classification

  • Land Area:

    302.2000 ha
  • Building Count:

  • Floor Area:

    0 sq. m.
  • Record Created On

    February 21st, 1990
  • Record Last Modified On

    April 7th, 2021


Parcel # Municipality Census Classification Federal Electoral District Land Area (ha) Number of Buildings Floor Area (sq. m.)
00ContrecoeurRuralPierre-Boucher--Les Patriotes--Verchères302.200000
01ContrecoeurRuralPierre-Boucher--Les Patriotes--Verchères274.677400

Contaminated Sites

Federal Site IdentifierStatusSite NameHighest Step Completed
00002524Activeîles de Contrecoeur NWA-Former Lighthouse06 - Reclassify the Site Using CCME National Classification System
00002596ClosedContaminants transported by currents and deposited on the surface02 - Historical Review
00002591ClosedDebris transported by currents of St. Lawrence02 - Historical Review
00002453ClosedDisposal sites02 - Historical Review
00002599ClosedResidence sites03 - Initial Testing Program
00008734ClosedSediments covering an area of 10 feet from the water level around the islands06 - Reclassify the Site Using CCME National Classification System

Payment In Lieu of Taxes

Taxation AuthorityPayment
Contrecoeur, Ville$6,362.82
Des Patriotes, Centre de services scolaire (Rive-Sud)$950.52
Des Samares, Centre des services scolaire$91.49
Lavaltrie, Ville$1,010.78
Varennes, Ville$983.55

Source: PWGSC, REAL ESTATE DIVISION, Municipal Grants Information System

Taxation Year: 2020

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