Critical Habitat of the Rocky Mountain Sculpin (Cottus sp.) Eastslope Populations Order

SOR/2017-267

SPECIES AT RISK ACT

Registration 2017-12-04

Critical Habitat of the Rocky Mountain Sculpin (Cottus sp.) Eastslope Populations Order

Whereas the Rocky Mountain Sculpin (Cottus sp.) Eastslope populations is a wildlife species that is listed as a threatened species in Part 3 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;

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 is of the opinion that the annexed Order would affect a reserve or other lands that are set apart for the use and benefit of a band and, pursuant to subsection 58(7) of that Act, has consulted the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and the band with respect to the Order;

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 Rocky Mountain Sculpin (Cottus sp.) Eastslope Populations 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 Rocky Mountain Sculpin (Cottus sp.) Eastslope populations, 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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