Critical Habitat of the Northern Abalone (Haliotis kamtschatkana) Order

SOR/2017-266

SPECIES AT RISK ACT

Registration 2017-12-04

Critical Habitat of the Northern Abalone (Haliotis kamtschatkana) Order

Whereas the Northern Abalone (Haliotis kamtschatkana) 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 Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and the Minister responsible for the Parks Canada Agency, namely the Minister of the Environment, are the competent ministers in respect of the critical habitat of that species for the purposes of the annexed Order and have together prepared an action plan for that species;

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

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;

And whereas the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and the Minister of the Environment are of the opinion that the annexed Order would affect areas in respect of which wildlife management boards are authorized by lands claims agreements to perform functions in respect of wildlife species and, pursuant to subsection 58(8) of that Act, have consulted the wildlife management boards in question with respect to the Order;

Therefore, the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to subsections 58(4) and (5) of the Species at Risk ActFootnote a, make the annexed Critical Habitat of the Northern Abalone (Haliotis kamtschatkana) Order.

Ottawa, November 30, 2017

Le ministre des Pêches et des Océans,
Dominic LeBlanc
Minister of Fisheries and Oceans

Gatineau, September 11, 2017

La ministre de l’Environnement,
Catherine McKenna
Minister of the Environment
Marginal note:Application

 Subsection 58(1) of the Species at Risk Act applies to the critical habitat of the Northern Abalone (Haliotis kamtschatkana), which is identified in the action plan 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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