Protection and enhancement of the Baie au Chêne

The project aims to protect and enhance the Baie du Chêne marsh at Pointe-à-la-Croix. The following actions were carried out: cleaning of bulky waste (tires, etc.) with the help of the municipality of Pointe-à-la-Croix; creation of leaflets with information on the trail map, the duration of the hike, awareness of special status species, and prohibited activities; drafting, creation and installation of interpretive panels on the habitats and species of interest of Baie du Chêne marsh which are translated into French, English and Mi'gmaq; construction of a wooden bridge on stilts on the top of the beach; installation of signs prohibiting certain activities.

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Metadata Created March 2, 2020, 19:25 (UTC)
Metadata Updated March 11, 2020, 04:10 (UTC)
Temporal Extent Begin April 01, 2011
Temporal Extent End October 31, 2012
Reference Date(s) May 28, 2018 (Creation)
February 21, 2020 (Revision)

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Field Value
Ocean Variables Other
Scope dataset
Status completed
  • Date: 2018-05-28 Type: Creation
  • Date: 2020-02-21 Type: Revision
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact Name: Comité ZIP Gaspésie Affiliation: Comité ZIP Baie-des-Chaleurs Contact Info Email: infofoo(at) Role: Point of Contact
Responsible Party
  • Affiliation: Comité ZIP Gaspésie Role: Originator
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North Bounding Latitude 48.1117184
South Bounding Latitude 47.9832735
East Bounding Longitude -66.5304432
West Bounding Longitude -66.82239
Temportal Extent Begin: 2011-04-01 End: 2012-10-31
Vertical Extent
Default Locale French
Citation identifier Code: 18896ac1-1b93-48f0-af1b-a40ade38656d