Species at Risk Act: table of provisions

Table of Provisions

An Act Respecting the Protection of Wildlife Species at Risk in Canada

Short Title


Her Majesty


Canadian Endangered Species Conservation Council

Administration of Act

Stewardship Action Plan


Wildlife Species Listing Process

Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada

Reviews and Reports

List of Wildlife Species at Risk

Measures to Protect Listed Wildlife Species

General Prohibitions

Recovery of Endangered, Threatened and Extirpated Species

Recovery Strategy

Action Plan

Protection of Critical Habitat

Management of Species of Special Concern

Agreements and Permits

Project Review

Emergency Orders


Enforcement Measures

Enforcement Officers


Disposition of Things Seized

Assistance to Enforcement Officers


Offences and Punishment

Alternative Measures

Public Registry

Fees and Charges

Reports and Review of Act

Assessment of Wildlife Species Mentioned in the Schedules

Related Amendments

Coordinating Amendment

Coming into Force

Schedules 1 to 3

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