SAR - Horned Grebe

SAR - Horned Grebe

The proposed recovery planning document for the Horned Grebe (Podiceps auritus), Western population, in Canada  can be found HERE

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April SAR publications

April SAR publications

  • Management Plan for the Mormon Metalmark
  • Management Plan for the Nahanni Aster
  • Action Plan and Recovery Strategy for the Black-tailed Prairie Dog
  • Description of critical habitat...

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SAR recovery strategy for Fascicled Ironweed

SAR recovery strategy for Fascicled Ironweed

The proposed Recovery Strategy planning document for the Fascicled Ironweed (Vernonia fasciculata) in Canada can be found at   

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Suncor seeking approval for Base Mine Extension Project

The proposed terms of reference for the Suncor Energy Inc. Base Mine Extension Project are now available for public comment. Comments are due to the director by April 20, 2021.

Suncor Energy Inc. is...

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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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