Ammendments to SARA - Schedule 1

Ammendments to SARA - Schedule 1

On Saturday, February 20, 2021, a proposal to amend Schedule 1 of the Species at Risk Act (SARA) for 17 terrestrial species was published in part I of the Canada...

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SAR Recovery Strategy, Red-headed Woodpecker

SAR Recovery Strategy
Red-headed Woodpecker

The 2021 Recovery Strategy for the Red-headed Woodpecker in Canada is available HERE

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New Water Act Code of Practice

New Water Act Code of Practice
for Wetland Replacement Works

Alberta Environment and Parks is pleased to announce a new Code of Practice for Wetland Replacement Works, which came into force on December...

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21 assessments of species at risk - public consultations

On September 2, 2020, the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) submitted 21 assessments of species at risk to the federal Minister of the Environment. 

On December 2,...

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COVID-19 and the consultations on the listing of terrestrial SAR

COVID-19 and the consultations on the listing of terrestrial species at risk

As a result of the ongoing COVID 19 situation, it is not possible to have in-person meetings. Taking this into...

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Management Plan for the Western Toad

On October 19, 2020, Environment and Climate Change Canada posted on the Species at Risk Public Registry the Management Plan for the Western Toad (Anaxyrus boreas), Calling and Non-calling...

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Update to the Wetland Assessment and Impact Form

Alberta Environment and Parks has recently updated the Wetland Assessment and Impact Form (WAIF), which may impact some of the work undertaken by authenticating wetland professionals in the province....

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Order Amending Schedule 1 to the Species at Risk Act

Order Amending Schedule 1 to the Species at Risk Act (Vol. 154, No. 36, September 05, 2020)

Species proposed for addition to Schedule 1 of SARA

 

•       False-foxglove Sun Moth (endangered)

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Draft recovery plans, Whitebark Pine & Limber Pine and Porsild’s Bryum

Draft Alberta recovery plans have been posted for the following species for online public engagement: Alberta Whitebark Pine & Limber Pine Recovery Plan and Alberta Porsild’s Bryum Recovery Plan. Both...

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Alberta Environment announces EIA reports

  • The Environmental Assessment Director has deemed the Environmental Impact Assessment report complete for Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.’s proposed Horizon Project. The review took 101 weeks.
  • The Joint...

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