Species At Risk

Endangered Species Act Authorization Tracker

Get updated information about applications related to projects that may affect species at risk. This tracker will continue to be updated with summaries of proposed and finalized species at risk permits and agreements.

Last updated: Feb 27, 2012


Location Sector / Project Species Proponent Type Updated / Status
Location Sector / Project Species Proponent Type Updated / Status
Sophiasburgh Township Renewable energy
Solar Facility Construction
Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus)
Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna)
Axio Power Canada Inc./SunEdison Canada 17(2)(2) - Overall Benefit Permit 2012-05-30
Denison Township Mining
Advanced Exploration and Mining Project, Sudbury
Whip-poor-will (Caprimulgus vociferous)
FNX Mining Company Inc. 17(2)(2) - Overall Benefit Permit 2012-05-24
Kanata Construction or development
Residential Development
Butternut (Juglans cinerea)
KNL Developments Inc. 17(2)(2) - Overall Benefit Permit 2012-02-01



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