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Canadian endangered species

Darryl Stewart

Canadian endangered species

by Darryl Stewart

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Gage in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Rare animals -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Darryl Stewart : with 35 ill. by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL84.24 .S75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination172 p. :
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5240931M
      LC Control Number75312271

      Often such categorization systems are linked directly to national legislation, such as the United States Endangered Species Act (ESA) or the Canadian Species at Risk Act (SARA). In addition, regional agreements, such as the European Union’s Habitats Directive (Council Directive 92/43/EEC), and international conservation agreements, such as the Convention on the . Endangered Species. Geological history records five major periods of species extinction during the last million years. While events on a global scale range from a meteorite collision to glaciation and climate warming are believed to have caused these massive eradications in the past, the list of wildlife casualties in North America since European settlement tells us human .

      The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) meets at least once a year to assess the status of wildlife species. Wildlife species assessed by COSEWIC as Extirpated, Endangered, Threatened or Special Concern will be considered for legal protection and recovery (or management) under the Species at Risk Act (SARA). Is the status of species at risk in Canada serious. Since the arrival of the first European settlers years ago in what would later become Canada, at least 13 of our plant and animal species have disappeared entirely from the Earth and at least 20 others are no longer found in Canada.

      Introduced species are a much less important threat in Canada than in the United States, but the causes of endangerment are broadly similar for Canadian . As an environment-loving Canadian, here’s everything you need to know about endangered species! See More: Animals, endangered species, Featured Post Related News.


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