Public Service Announcement

Access to Birch Island CLOSED – Until Further Notice

Information for the Public

Release Date: October 7, 2022


The Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay Protective Services Department is advising the public that due to a wildlife situation, access to Birch Island is CLOSED to the public.

The Wildlife Division of the Department of Fisheries, Forestry and Agriculture as well as the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are on scene. In the interest of public health and safety, residents are advised to avoid the area and adhere to signage and officials.

The Town will issue a notice once the matter is resolved.