Management Plans

Management Plan for the Northern Sunfish (Lepomis peltastes), in Canada (Great Lakes – Upper St. Lawrence Populations)

The Northern Sunfish (Great Lakes – Upper St. Lawrence populations) was listed as a species of Special Concern under the Species at Risk Act (SARA) in 2019. This proposed management plan is part of a series of documents for this species that are linked and should be taken into consideration together, including the Committee on the Status of Wildlife in Canada status report (2016).

Consultation period: 2023-07-14 to 2023-09-12


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Contact Person(s)

SARA Directorate
Department of Fisheries and Oceans
200 Kent St.
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0E6
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