Order Extending the Time for the Assessment of the Status of Wildlife Species

SOR/2003-215

SPECIES AT RISK ACT

Registration 2003-06-05

Order Extending the Time for the Assessment of the Status of Wildlife Species

P.C. 2003-879  2003-06-05

Whereas, pursuant to subsection 130(5) of the Species at Risk ActFootnote a, the Minister of the Environment has consulted with the competent ministers and has included a statement in the public registry setting out the reasons for the extension,

Therefore, Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to subsection 130(5) of the Species at Risk ActFootnote a, hereby makes the annexed Order Extending the Time for the Assessment of the Status of Wildlife Species.

 The time provided for the assessment of the status of the wildlife species set out in the schedule is extended for 3 years from the day on which section 14 of the Species at Risk Act comes into force.

 This Order comes into force on June 5, 2003.

SCHEDULE(section 1)

PART 1Endangered Species

  • Mammals
    • Caribou, Peary (Rangifer tarandus pearyi) Banks Island population

      Caribou de Peary population de l’île Banks

    • Caribou, Peary (Rangifer tarandus pearyi) High Arctic population

      Caribou de Peary population du haut Arctique

    • Whale, Beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) St. Lawrence River population

      Béluga population du fleuve St-Laurent

    • Whale, Beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) Ungava Bay population

      Béluga population de la baie d’Ungava

    • Whale, Beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) Southeast Baffin Island — Cumberland Sound population

      Béluga population du sud-est de l’île de Baffin et de la baie Cumberland

    • Whale, Bowhead (Balaena mysticetus) Eastern Arctic population

      Baleine boréale population de l’Arctique de l’Est

    • Whale, Bowhead (Balaena mysticetus) Western Arctic population

      Baleine boréale population de l’Arctique de l’Ouest

    • Whale, Right (Eubalaena glacialis)

      Baleine noire

    • Wolverine (Gulo gulo) Eastern population

      Carcajou population de l’Est

  • Birds
    • Bobwhite, Northern (Colinus virginianus)

      Colin de Virginie

  • Reptiles
    • Snake, Lake Erie Water (Nerodia sipedon insularum)

      Couleuvre d’eau du lac Érié

PART 2Threatened Species

  • Mammals
    • Caribou, Peary (Rangifer tarandus pearyi) Low Arctic population

      Caribou de Peary population du bas Arctique

    • Mole, Townsend’s (Scapanus townsendii)

      Taupe de Townsend

    • Porpoise, Harbour (Phocoena phocoena) Northwest Atlantic population

      Marsouin commun population du Nord-Ouest de l’Atlantique

    • Whale, Beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) Eastern Hudson Bay population

      Béluga population de l’est de la baie d’Hudson

    • Whale, Humpback (Megaptera novaeangliae) North Pacific population

      Rorqual à bosse population du Pacifique Nord

  • Birds
    • Shrike, Prairie Loggerhead (Lanius ludovicianus excubitorides)

      Pie-grièche migratrice des Prairies

  • Reptiles
    • Turtle, Blanding’s (Emydoidea blandingi) Nova Scotia population

      Tortue mouchetée population de la Nouvelle-Écosse

  • Fish
    • Cisco, Blackfin (Coregonus nigripinnis)

      Cisco à nageoires noires

    • Cisco, Shortjaw (Coregonus zenithicus)

      Cisco à mâchoires égales

    • Cisco, Shortnose (Coregonus reighardi)

      Cisco à museau court

    • Redhorse, Black (Moxostoma duquesnei)

      Chevalier noir

    • Redhorse, Copper (Moxostoma hubbsi)

      Chevalier cuivré

    • Sculpin, Deepwater (Myoxocephalus thompsoni) Great Lakes population

      Chabot de profondeur des Grands Lacs population des Grands Lacs

    • Whitefish, Lake (Coregonus clupeaformis) Lake Simcoe population

      Grand corégone population du lac Simcoe

  • Plants
    • Chestnut, American (Castanea dentata)

      Châtaignier d’Amérique

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