Deposit Out of the Normal Course of Events Notification Regulations (SOR/2011-91)

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Under the Fisheries Act, any release or imminent danger of a release of harmful substances in fish-bearing waters must be reported. These regulations allow the public to report them to the authorities in the province or territory where the incident occurred who will then notify Environment and Climate Change Canada.

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Environmental emergencies: program

Environmental occurrences notification agreements

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Pollution and waste management

Fisheries Act Registry: pollution prevention

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Environment and Climate Change Canada

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Fisheries Act

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Release and Environmental Emergency Notification Regulations

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Environmental Emergencies Division
Environment and Climate Change Canada
351 Saint-Joseph Boulevard
Gatineau QC K1A 0H3
Telephone: 819-938-4086
Fax: 819-938-4075
Email: ec.urgencesenvironnementales-environmentalemergencies.ec@canada.ca

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Under the Fisheries Act, any release or imminent danger of a release of harmful substances in fish-bearing waters must be reported. These regulations allow the public to report them to the authorities in the province or territory where the incident occurred who will then notify Environment and Climate Change Canada.

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Regulations are current to 2021-02-15

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Under the Fisheries Act, any release or imminent danger of a release of harmful substances in fish-bearing waters must be reported. These regulations allow the public to report them to the authorities in the province or territory where the incident occurred who will then notify Environment and Climate Change Canada.

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