Notice of Prohibition - Special Waste Classification 2021

Issued: May 11, 2021

Ends: May 11, 2022

GMNP Special Waste Classification 2021

WHAT: Pursuant to section 2 of the National Parks of Canada Garbage Regulations, the following materials are classified by the superintendent, Gros Morne National Park of Canada as special wastes within the meaning of “garbage” provision:

• Any liquid from a vehicle or trailer. Any release of the above liquids is prohibited.

WHERE: Gros Morne National Park of Canada. WHY: This classification as special waste is to prevent interference with visitors’ enjoyment of the park and prevent attraction of wildlife to the highway, among other purposes.

NOTE: Any contravention of these regulations constitutes an offence under section 24(2) of the Canada National Parks Act. Failure to comply with that Act or, the applicable park regulations may be grounds for prosecution under the Canada National Parks Act.

Start Date: 2021/05/19

End Date: 2021/05/18