Consultation Documents

Species at Risk Act (SARA), Legal Listing of Aquatic Species- Consultation Workbook for the Harbour Porpoise Phocoena phocoena, Northwest Atlantic Population, in Eastern Canadian Waters

Your opinion is being sought to assist the government of Canada in making an informed decision on whether to add the Harbour Porpoise (Northwest Atlantic population) to the Schedule 1 (the List of Wildlife Species at Risk) of the Species at Risk Act (SARA). Your input on the impacts of adding this species to the List is important. This workbook has been developed to give you an opportunity to provide Fisheries and Oceans Canada with your feedback, advice, and other comments regarding adding this species to Schedule 1 of SARA (Schedule 1 identifies which species are legally protected under SARA).

Consultation period: 2004-08-06 to 2004-10-29


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Contact Person(s)

Dr. Jack Lawson
Research Scientist
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Centre White Hills
PO Box 5667

St John's , NF
A1C 5X1
Tel: 709-772-2285
Fax: 709-772-4105
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