List of Wildlife Species at Risk (Decisions Not to Add Certain Species) Order

SI/2013-27

SPECIES AT RISK ACT

Registration 2013-03-27

List of Wildlife Species at Risk (Decisions Not to Add Certain Species) Order

P.C. 2013-276 2013-03-07

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to subsections 27(1.1) and (1.2) of the Species at Risk ActFootnote a,

  • (a) decides not to add the Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus leucas) (Eastern High Arctic and Baffin Bay population), the Striped Bass (Morone saxatilis) (Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence population) and Cusk (Brosme brosme) to the List of Wildlife Species at Risk set out in Schedule 1 to that Act; and

  • (b) approves that the Minister of the Environment include in the public registry established under section 120 of that Act the statement that is attached as the annex to this Order and that sets out the reasons for the decisions not to add those species to the List of Wildlife Species at Risk set out in Schedule 1 to that Act.

 
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