Recovery Strategies

Recovery Strategy for the Wood Turtle (Glyptemys insculpta) in Canada

The Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for the Parks Canada Agency is the competent minister under SARA for the Wood Turtle and has prepared this recovery strategy in accordance with section 37 of SARA. To the extent possible, it has been prepared in cooperation with the Department of National Defence, the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, the Quebec Ministère des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs (MFFP), the New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy Development, the Nova Scotia Department of Lands and Forestry, and the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg First Nation, and any others as per section 39(1) of SARA.

Consultation period: 2016-02-01 to 2016-04-01


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Recovery Planning
Environment and Climate Change Canada
15th Floor, Place Vincent Massey
351 St. Joseph Boulevard
Gatineau, QC
K1A 0H3
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