Critical Habitat of the North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) Order

SOR/2017-262

SPECIES AT RISK ACT

Registration 2017-12-04

Critical Habitat of the North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) Order

Whereas the North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) is a wildlife species that is listed as an endangered species in Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Species at Risk ActFootnote a;

Whereas the recovery strategy that identified the critical habitat of that species has been included in the Species at Risk Public Registry;

And whereas no portion of the critical habitat of that species that is specified in the annexed Order is in a place referred to in subsection 58(2)Footnote b of that Act;

Therefore, the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, pursuant to subsections 58(4) and (5) of the Species at Risk ActFootnote a, makes the annexed Critical Habitat of the North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) Order.

Ottawa, November 30, 2017

Le ministre des Pêches et des Océans,
Dominic LeBlanc
Minister of Fisheries and Oceans
Marginal note:Application

 Subsection 58(1) of the Species at Risk Act applies to the critical habitat of the North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis), which is identified in the recovery strategy for that species that is included in the Species at Risk Public Registry.

Marginal note:Coming into Force

 This Order comes into force on the day on which it is registered.

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