Species at Risk: Updates to SARA and Upcoming Workshop
March 23, 2017 at 11:18 AM
A proposal to amend Schedule 1 of the Species at Risk Act (SARA) as it pertains to 11 migratory birds was posted on March 11, 2017. This includes listing Bank Swallow, Barn Swallow, Bobolink and Eastern Meadowlark as Threatened under Schedule 1 of SARA.
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Recovery Strategies for Illinois Tick-trefoil, Eastern Foxsnake and Gray Ratsnake have also been posted on the Species at Risk (SAR) Public Registry.
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Upcoming OSSGA Species at Risk Workshop - April 5, 2017
Exploring the requirements and opportunities associated with Species at Risk (SAR) in Ontario. What you need to know, every step of the way, from land acquisition through final rehabilitation. Topics include permitting, registration and exemptions for SAR, Safe Harbour applications, mitigation and monitoring techniques, best management practices, and opportunities for SAR habitat creation during rehabilitation. Participants will also have the opportunity to bring their site-specific questions to the ears of the MNRF and registered experts. This workshop is perfect for managers, planners, agencies and consultants. Register today!
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