Recovery Strategies

Recovery Strategy for the Northern Leopard Frog (Lithobates pipiens), Rocky Mountain population in Canada

The Minister of the Environment and Climate Change is the competent minister under SARA for the Northern Leopard Frog, Rocky Mountain population and has prepared the federal component of this recovery strategy (Part 1), as per section 37 of SARA. It has been prepared in cooperation with the Province of British Columbia and the Northern Leopard Frog Recovery Team as per section 39(1) of SARA. SARA section 44 allows the Minister to adopt all or part of an existing plan for the species if it meets the requirements under SARA for content (sub-sections 41(1) or (2)). The Province of British Columbia provided the attached recovery plan for the Northern Leopard Frog (Part 2) as science advice to the jurisdictions responsible for managing the species in British Columbia. It was prepared in cooperation with Environment and Climate Change Canada.

Consultation period: 2016-07-06 to 2016-09-04


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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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