Site 00027770 - Georges Island National Historic Site

  • Status

    Remediation / risk management completed. No further action required.
  • Site Status

  • Classification

    Medium Priority for Action

Site Details

  • Reporting Organization

  • Reason for Involvement

    Federal Real Property
  • Property Type

    Federal (DFRP Property Number 02990)

Site Location

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  • Latitude, Longitude

    44.641172, -63.55965
  • Municipality

    Halifax, NS
  • Federal Electoral District


Site Management Strategy

  • Remediation
  • Additional assessment
  • Assessment

Contaminant Details

Contamination Estimate

  • Cubic Meters

  • Hectares


The following contaminated media was identified on the site:

Contaminant Type Medium Type
PHCs (petroleum hydrocarbons) Surface soil
PHCs (petroleum hydrocarbons) Soil
BTEXs (benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylene) Surface soil
BTEXs (benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylene) Soil
PAHs (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon) Surface soil
PAHs (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon) Soil
Metal, metalloid, and organometallic Surface soil
Metal, metalloid, and organometallic Soil

Action Plan

The site is under assessment steps.

Additional Information

The site is located in a national historic site of Canada.


This table contains the population estimates at distances around the site.

Radius Population
1 km6,656
5 km127,360
10 km288,479
25 km454,477
50 km531,497

Summary of Annually Reported Data

Total Expenditures

  • Assessment

  • Remediation


Financial/Annual Information


  • Reporting Organization

    Parks Canada Agency
  • Internal Identifier

  • Highest Step Completed

    07 Develop Remediation/Risk Management Strategy
  • Total Assessment Expenditure

  • Total Remediation Expenditure

  • Total Monitoring Expenditure

  • FCSAP Assessment Expenditure

  • FCSAP Remediation Expenditure

  • FCSAP Monitoring Expenditure

  • Actual Cubic Meters Remediated

    0 m3
  • Actual Hectares Remediated

    0 ha
  • Actual Tons Remediated

    0 t
  • Closed