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The plant, Tignish Fisheries Co-op, also known as Royal Star Foods, located near Tignish, P.E.I.
TIGNISH – A West Prince fisheries co-op has been issued a summery offence ticket for allegedly breaching the provincial Environmental Protection Act.
According to documents filed in provincial court in Summerside, the Tignish Fisheries Co-operation Association Ltd. allegedly “carried out activities that may alter or destroy beach or sand dunes.”
The offence is alleged to have taken place on April 17, 2014.
The co-op has a court date set for May 27 at 9 a.m. for plea.
The fine could carry price of $1,000, plus a $75 administrative surcharge.