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Order Amending Schedule 1 to the Species at Risk Act

The purpose of the Order Amending Schedule 1 to the Species at Risk Act is to add 18 species to Schedule 1, the List of Wildlife Species at Risk (the List), and to reclassify 7 listed species, pursuant to subsection 27(1) of SARA. This amendment is made on the recommendation of the Minister of the Environment based on scientific assessments by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) and on consultations with governments, Aboriginal peoples, stakeholders and the Canadian public.

Consultation period: 2012-04-21 to 2012-05-21

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Wildlife Program Support Division
Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
351 St. Joseph Boulevard
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0H3
Tel: 800-668-6767
Fax: 819-994-1412
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