Consultation Documents

Bowhead Whale (Eastern Canada/ West Greenland population) Consultations on listing under the Species at Risk Act

The Eastern Canada/ West Greenland population of Bowhead Whale has been assessed as “special concern” by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Before deciding whether this species will be protected under the Species at Risk Act, Fisheries and Oceans Canada would like your opinion, comments and suggestions regarding the possible ecological, cultural and economic impacts of listing or not listing it. Please provide your input by March 15, 2015.

Word version of the questionnaire

Consultation period: 2015-01-15 to 2015-03-15


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Species at Risk Management Division, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
P.O. Box 1000, 850, route de la Mer
Mont-Joli, QC
G5H 3Z4
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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, NF
A1C 5X1
Tel: 709-772-2443
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