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Order Acknowledging Receipt of the Assessments Done Pursuant to Subsection 23(1) of the Act



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Order Acknowledging Receipt of the Assessments Done Pursuant to Subsection 23(1) of the Act

P.C. 2016-745 2016-08-05

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of the Environment, acknowledges receipt, on the making of this Order, of the assessments done pursuant to subsection 23(1) of the Species at Risk ActFootnote a by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) with respect to the species set out in the annexed schedule.


Endangered Species

  • Mammals
    • Seal Lacs des Loups Marins subspecies, Harbour (Phoca vitulina mellonae)

      Phoque commun de la sous-espèce des Lacs des Loups Marins

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

      Béluga population de l’estuaire du Saint-Laurent

  • Reptiles
    • Sea Turtle, Leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea) Atlantic population

      Tortue luth population de l’Atlantique

    • Sea Turtle, Leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea) Pacific population

      Tortue luth population du Pacifique

    • Sea Turtle, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta)

      Tortue caouanne

  • Fish
    • Bluefin Tuna, Atlantic (Thunnus thynnus)

      Thon rouge de l’Atlantique

    • Dace, Redside (Clinostomus elongatus)

      Méné long

Threatened Species

  • Mammals
    • Whale, Beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) Cumberland Sound population

      Béluga population de la baie Cumberland

  • Fish
    • Rockfish, Yellowmouth (Sebastes reedi)

      Sébaste à bouche jaune

    • Sucker, Mountain (Catostomus platyrhynchus) Milk River populations

      Meunier des montagnes populations de la rivière Milk

  • Molluscs
    • Atlantic Mud-piddock (Barnea truncata)

      Pholade tronquée

Special Concern

  • Fish
    • Dolly Varden (Salvelinus malma malma) Western Arctic populations

      Dolly Varden populations de l’ouest de l’Arctique

    • Sculpin, Rocky Mountain (Cottus sp.) Westslope populations

      Chabot des montagnes Rocheuses populations du versant ouest

    • Sucker, Mountain (Catostomus platyrhynchus) Pacific populations

      Meunier des montagnes populations du Pacifique

Removing Listed Species

  • Fish
    • Trout, Aurora (Salvelinus fontinalis timagamiensis)

      Omble Aurora

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