Chapter V – Roads, sandpits and forest infrastructures
Division III – Bridge, culverts, removable structures and rudimentary structures
§2. Prohibited construction, improvement or repair
Sections 89 and 90 do not apply if the work referred to in those sections are authorized as part of an activity or a project for which a certificate of authorization was issued following a decision of the authority concerned made under section 31.5, 164 or 201 of the Environment Quality Act (chapter Q-2).
- To allow certain forest development activities in or near a particular place
Sections 89 and 90 cover the following work:
- construction of a bridge or culvert or installation of a removable structure in a spawning ground or within the first 100 metres upstream of a spawning ground indicated in the numeric information layers used for forest planning;
- construction, improvement or repair of a bridge or culvert or installation of a removable structure in a salmonid watercourse.
When a certificate of authorization has been issued under the Environment Quality Act for work covered by sections 89 and 90, the work must also be authorized by the Minister responsible for the Sustainable Forest Development Act . The Minister specifies which forest development activities are authorized and sets the conditions to be met when they are carried out.