Consultation Documents

Information Summary for Consultations on the Proposed Listing of Northern Bottlenose Whale (Davis Strait-Baffin Bay-Labrador Sea population) as Special Concern Under the Species at Risk Act (SARA)

As part of the consultation process, the Government of Canada would like to hear your comments on the potential impacts of listing Northern Bottlenose Whale, Davis Strait-Baffin Bay-Labrador Sea population (Hyperoodon ampullatus), as special concern under the Species at Risk Act (SARA).  Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) has prepared this summary to provide information on the state of the Davis Strait-Baffin Bay-Labrador Sea population of Northern Bottlenose Whale. Initial consultations were held from 2012-3-23 to 2012-04-23, but have been extended to ensure sufficient time for northern residents to provide feedback.

Consultation period: 2013-11-28 to 2014-02-28


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Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Species at Risk Management Division
501 University Crescent
Winnipeg, MB
R3T 2N6
Tel: 866-538-1609
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Species at Risk Program
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
P. O. Box 5667
St. John's, NL
A1C 5X1
Tel: 709-772-2443
Fax: 709-772-5562
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