Notice of permit
Regional or Local Number: DFO-17-PPAC-00001
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the provisions of section 73 of the Species at Risk Act permit no. DFO-17-PPAC-00001 is issued.
Scientific research for the conservation of the species
Authorized representatives of the Kitasoo Fisheries Program will possess Northern Abalone shells in order to conduct scientific research. The ultimate goal of the activities is to assist in the recovery of this species.
Start Date: 2017-01-05 End Date: 2027-01-05
Issuing Authority: Department of Fisheries and Oceans
- Species at Risk Act
Location of Activity (province, territory or ocean):
- British Columbia
a) Alternatives: No other alternatives were considered, as the activity proposed poses no threat to the species or the habitat. b) Measures to minimize impact: There will be no impacts to the species. c) Effects on survival and recovery: The activity will not jeopardize the survival and recovery of the species. The Northern Abalone shells that have been collected as part of scientific research were taken from individuals that died of natural causes.
Species at Risk Regional Manager
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
200 – 401 Burrard Street
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