Apply for damage or danger permit under the Migratory Birds Regulations

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Section 1 - Applicant information (see instructions)

Have you previously held a Damage or Danger Permit?

Have you submitted reports for previous permits?

Is this application being completed for a migratory bird issue located on a commercial property?


If yes, complete the commercial operation section below.

Commercial operation
Provide a general description of the type of business (examples could include, but are not limited to: agricultural, industrial, landfill, golf course or airport)

Section 2 - Nominee(s) (see instructions) (Please use PDF below for more nominees)

Open PDF for more nominees.

Name
Organization (if applicable)

Telephone
Name
Organization (if applicable)

Telephone
Name
Organization (if applicable)

Telephone
Name
Organization (if applicable)

Telephone
Name
Organization (if applicable)

Telephone
Name
Organization (if applicable)

Telephone

Section 3 - Nature of the situation and type of permit requested (see instructions)

a) Describe the situation and/or the problem for which the permit is being requested (for example: crop damage, aggressive birds, property damage). This must include your assessment of the seriousness of the damage or danger.

b) Explain in detail all previous measures used to resolve the problem. Examples include: scaring with noise-makers, the installation of barriers and habitat alteration such as keeping grass longer.

c) Explain the long-term plan developed to resolve the issue, including current and proposed management techniques.

d) Identify in the table below the species of migratory birds causing the damage or danger, the season when the problem is occurring, the type of permit requested, the estimated number of birds and eggs/nests being affected. (Please use PDF below if more species are affected.)

Open PDF if more species are affected.

Species 1

Season when problem is occurring

Types of permit requested (check all boxes that apply)


Estimated no. of adult birds

Estimated no. of young birds

Estimated no. of adult birds

Estimated no. of young birds

Estimated no. of adult birds

Estimated no. of young birds

Estimated no. of adult birds

Estimated no. of young birds

Estimated no. of eggs

Estimated no. of nests affected

Estimated no. of nests affected

e) Provide dates for when the anticipated activity will take place
From:
To:

Section 4 - Current location of migratory birds (see instructions)

Provide the current location(s) where damage or danger is occurring. The physical/civic address(es) and/or legal land description, parcel identification number (PID), UTM or latitude/longitude coordinates must be provided (a P.O. box is not acceptable). - Additional information such as acreage and maps can be provided to clarify.

Section 5 - Relocation (see instructions)Relocation of Canada goose eggs/nests to another property will not be authorized.


a) Capture method

b) Transport method

c) Provide the physical address and/or legal land description as well as municipality where the migratory birds will be released. The physical/civic address(es) and/or legal land description, parcel identification number (PID), UTM or latitude/longitude coordinates must be provided (a P.O. box is not acceptable). - Additional information such as acreage and maps can be provided to clarify.


Landowner attestation from the relocation site

I, , the undersigned hereby approve the release of migratory birds and/or relocation of eggs/nests on the site as described in section 6 and acknowledge that I am the landowner of that site.


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Signature of the owner of the relocation site

Section 6 - Disposal (see instructions)


a) Disposal method

b) Provide the physical address and/or legal land description as well as municipality where the carcasses will be disposed. The physical/civic address(es) and/or legal land description, parcel identification number (PID), UTM or latitude/longitude coordinates must be provided (a P.O. box is not acceptable). - Additional information such as acreage and maps can be provided to clarify.

Landowner attestation for disposal site

I, , the undersigned hereby approve the disposal of migratory birds and/or disposal of eggs/nests on the site as described in section 7 and acknowledge that I am the landowner of that site.


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Signature of the owner of the disposal site

Section 7 - Signature of applicant (see instructions)

I, , attest that I have the ability and knowledge to accurately identify the species and conduct the permitted activities and hereby certify that:

  • all information submitted is accurate and has been completed to the best of my knowledge;
  • I have read and understood the relevant Best Practices document(s);
  • I attest that the damage and/or danger being caused by migratory birds is serious;
  • I attest that other methods or techniques have been or will be applied to solve the problem or that other techniques have not been successful;
  • I attest that I, and/or the nominees, have the ability and knowledge to conduct the permitted activity(ies);
  • I acknowledge my obligation to obtain in advance any other federal/provincial/municipal permits or authorizations required to legally conduct activities; and,
  • I understand my responsibilities to address concerns regarding the activities if raised by the general public.


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Signature of applicant

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