Johnny Cooper Jr.
Local Environmental Administrator (L.E.A.)
Tel. (819) 753-2587
Fax (819) 753-2555
Staff, Mission, Golas and Objectives
George (JP) Ottereyes, Assistant L.E.A.
To ensure the Environmental and Social Protection for the people and/or community of Waswanipi.
Goals and Objectives
To have protected area for our community, Bio-diversity Park
To amend and enforce our Environmental By-laws within the community.
Keep monitoring the safety of our drinking water. (Asst. LEA)
Environmental Monitoring- Drinking Water, Management of Waste disposal sites, Ground water monitoring& Environmental Status reporting.
Environmental Assessment and Approval of Projects-Review of Major Projects subjects to an Environmental and Social impact Assessment, Approvals and Permits Under the By-Law Concerning the Protection of the Environment & Environmental Site Assessments.
Environmental Compliance-Routine Inspections and Enforcement.
Environmental Emergency Response