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    The Tadpole Monitoring Project

    There have been public reports of catastrophic tadpole die-offs in several bodies of water within Ontario. As a result, researchers at Trent University have begun to seek information regarding plus...

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    Alberta Water for Life Strategy

    Water for Life: Alberta's Strategy for Sustainability is the provincial government's response to develop a new water management approach and outline specific strategies and actions to address the plus...

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    Wetlands Stewardship: New Directions -- Final Report of the Conference on Canadian Wetlands Stewardship

    The final report of the Canadian Wetlands Stewardship Conference, held February 3-5, 2003, is now available. Entitled Wetlands Stewardship New Directions -- Final Report of the plus...

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    Agricultural Policy Framework

    Federal, provincial and territorial Ministers of Agriculture have jointly developed a comprehensive Agricultural Policy Framework. This site provides information about this framework; links plus...

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    The text of the Ramsar Convention and other key original documents

    The text of the Ramsar Convention and other key original documents. plus...

  • Projets près de l'eau

    La Loi sur les pêches requiert que les projets évitent de causer des dommages sérieux au poisson, à moins que ces dommages n'aient été autorisés par le ministre de Pêches et Océans Canada. plus...

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    Federal Laws Protecting Wildlife

    General information on federal laws protecting wildlife in Canada including the Migratory Birds Convention Act, the Fisheries Act, the Canada Wildlife Act, the plus...

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    Backgrounder: Species at Risk Act

    A factsheet with information on the federal Species at Risk Act (SARA). Includes some discussion about private landowner involvement. plus...

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    Buffer Zones

    A information to help agricultural producers, foresters, landowners and developers determine whether a buffer zone is required under legislation in PEI. plus...

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    Watercourse, Wetland and Buffer Zone Activity Permit

    A information on the permiting to undertake activities in a watercourse, wetland, or buffer zone in Prince Edward Island. plus...

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    Agricultural Irrigation Policy

    A document that explains the regulations and mandate of the province in relation to the use of surface and ground water sources. plus...

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    Environmental Guidelines for Poultry Producers

    A resource for poultry producers with information on environmental legislation and regulations as they relate to site selection and manure management. plus...

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    Environmental Guidelines for Horticultural Producers

    A reference source for horticultural producers with information on environmental legislation and regulations, as well as best management practices to prevent water pollution. Includes information on plus...

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    Pesticide Management - New Brunswick

    This fact sheet explains which level of government oversees the different aspects of pesticides management, and outlines the legislation and guidelines that apply in New Brunswick. It provides plus...

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    Environmental Guidelines for Livestock Producers

    A guide for livestock producers with information relating to environmental regulations and legislation along with best management practices for: site selection, livestock watering, controlling runoff plus...

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    Code of Practice: Watering Livestock While On Pasture - FAQs

    The code of practice is mandatory plan of action implemented by livestock producers to fully eliminate access of pastured livestock to all watercourses on Prince Edward Island. It is based on the plus...

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    Agricultural Crop Rotation Act

    The purpose of the Agricultural Crop Rotation Act is to maintain and improve ground and surface water quality, maintain and improve soil quality, and to preserve soil productivity. plus...

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    Diseases, Insects & Weeds

    Information to assist farmers control common farm and household diseases and pests. plus...

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    Model Farm Lease Agreement and Farm Use Assessment Information

    A model farm lease agreement provides land owners with information to assist them in dealing with their environmental responsibility on land which they lease. plus...

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    Integrated Pest Management

    Learn how to help suppresss pests effectively, economically and in an environmentally sound manner using intergrated pest management practices. plus...

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    Pesticide Management - Prince Edward Island

    Information on the use, handling, and regulations regarding pesticides. plus...

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    A Resource for Farm Businesses: Q & A on Environmental Law

    The Q & A on Environmental Law provides information on relevant acts and regulations as well as applications for approvals and departments to contact. Includes information on water use, culverts, plus...

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    Irrigation Certification in Saskatchewan

    A factsheet explaining legislation and regulations related to irrigation. Includes information on irrigation certification, the irrigation act, and criteria for certification. plus...

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    Farm Practices Guidelines for Pig Producers in Manitoba

    A comprehensive document with information on manure storage and handling - equipment, site selection, storage capacity, options for storage facilities, land application of manure and site selection. plus...

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    Drainage Legislation

    Information on legislation relating to drainage, including the Drainage Act, Tile Drainage Act, Agricultural Tile Drainage Installation Act. plus...

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    Farm Practice Reference guide - British Columbia

    The Farm Practice Reference guide is an attempt by the Ministry of Agriculture and Lands to list and describe many of British Columbia's diverse farm practices in general terms. It also refers the plus...

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    Farm Practices - Pesticide

    A website with information on Integrated Pest Management, selection of pesticides, potential for contamination and legislation. plus...

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    Watershed Stewardship: A Guide for Agriculture

    A comprehensive farm stewardship resource with information on watershed features and functions, livestock management, water management, soil conservation and management, pest management, irrigation, plus...

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    Understanding an Irrigation Water License

    A factsheet explaining a license required for any use of surface water under the water act of BC. Includes information on how much water can be used, when it may be used, and how this translates plus...

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    Watercourse and Wetland Alteration Regulation

    It is important to inquire about the need for a Watercourse and Wetland Alteration Permit before doing any vegetation clearing, soil excavation, construction or landscaping activities within 30 plus...

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    Understanding the Law: A Guide to New Brunswick's Watershed Protected Area Designation Order

    This Guide provides a map and list of designated watersheds covered by the Order, under the Clean Water Act. For these designated watersheds, it describes prohibited and permitted plus...

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    Low Flow, Mid Level Stream and Ditch Crossings with Culverts

    A factsheet with information on structures to facilitate livestock crossing at ditches/streams with design considerations, construction procedures, regulations for approvals and sources of plus...

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    Ontario Agriculture Best Management Practice Series

    The Best Management Practices Series is... An award-winning series of innovative publications: presenting affordable options for protecting soil and water resources on the farm; supporting plus...

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    Nutrient Management

    Describes the requirements for land applied materials containing nutrients including review and approval of Nutrient Management Plans, certification of land applicators, new registry system for all plus...

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    Alberta-Saskatchewan-Manitoba Tri-Provincial Manure Application and Use Guidelines

    A series of guidelines developed to assist farmers and producers in implementing beneficial nutrient management practices. The document also summarizes provincial legislation relating to nutrient plus...

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    Farm Practices for Dairy Producers in Manitoba

    A booklet that can be ordered which outlines practices and systems related to the storage and handling and disposal of livestock wastes as well as municipal/provincial regulations for livestock plus...

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    Canadian Cattlemen's Association

    CCA is the only national association representing the interests of Canada's 90,000 beef producers. The website features information about the organization, about the industry, for producers, and on plus...

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    World Water Monitoring Challenge

    World Water Monitoring Challenge™ is an international education and outreach program that builds public awareness and involvement in protecting water resources around the world by engaging citizens plus...

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    Looking at my Streambank: Riparian Health Checklist

    A brief riparian health checklist for stream, river, creek banks. plus...

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    Riparian Health Assessment

    Technical riparian health assessment forms and user manual for streams and small rivers, large rivers, and lakes, wetlands and sloughs. Includes an explanation of the Cows and Fish program including plus...

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    Riparian Areas: A Users Guide to Health

    A guide to what riparian areas do, the importance of maintaining their health, assessing current status and future management actions. The link to the larger watershed is also discussed. plus...

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    Temporal Relations Between Marsh Bird and Amphibian Annual Population Indices and Great Lakes Water Levels: A Case Study from the Marsh Monitoring Program

    This report provides an update on marsh bird and amphibian population trends from 1995 -- 2000 derived from six years of Marsh Monitoring Program (MMP) implementation across the Great Lakes plus...

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    The Ramsar Convention definition of "wetland" and classification system for wetland type

    This classification system for wetlands is also Appendix A of the Strategic Framework and guidelines for the future development of the List of Wetlands of International Importance. The plus...

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    Ramsar Strategic Plans

    The Strategic Plan is intended to provide guidance, particularly to the Contracting Parties but also to the Standing Committee, the Secretariat, the Scientific and Technical Review Panel (STRP), the plus...

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    FrogWatch

    Monitoring frog and toad populations is one way to check the health of wetland areas. This site describes how to track changes in frog and toad populations by listen for their calls during mating plus...

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    NatureWatch

    Successful volunteer monitoring programs demonstrate that volunteers can collect valuable data. NatureWatch is a suite of community based or "citizen science" monitoring programs that are plus...

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    PlantWatch

    PlantWatch is a nature monitoring program that engages Canadian citizens in reporting bloom times of spring flowers as an indicator of climate change in Canada. The Canadian Nature Federation and plus...

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    Significant Wildlife Habitat Technical Guide

    Significant Wildlife Habitat has been identified as one of the natural heritage feature areas under the Ontario Provincial Policy Statement (PPS, section 2.3.1). The Significant Wildlife Habitat plus...

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    New Brunswick Policy on Peat Mining

    This policy aims at encouraging and stimulating the development of secondary processing in New Brunswick while sustaining the existing employment levels at current peat operations. The policy also plus...

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    Predicting Wetland Score: Is it Wet? Is it Significant?

    In 1992, Ontario implemented a new policy to provide protection for wetlands in the province. Under the new policy, all developments in or around wetlands must "have regard" for provincially plus...

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    Terrain Resource Information Management Program

    Approximately 80% of BC's wetlands are identified on the TRIM maps.The Terrain Resource Information Management Program (TRIM) program is completed as of Dec 17, 1996. The TRIM program produces plus...

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    Ontario Natural Heritage Information Centre

    The Natural Heritage Information Centre compiles, maintains and provides information on rare, threatened and endangered species and spaces in Ontario. This information is stored in a central plus...

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    Federal Water Policy

    The Federal Water Policy contains statements regarding wetlands, indicating that the federal policy is to conserve and enhance Canada's wetlands through short-and long-term actions coordinated with plus...

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    New Brunswick Wetlands Conservation Policy

    The Wetlands Conservation Policy aims at managing human activity on or near wetlands to ensure that critical functions are not compromised. It will also strengthen the government's commitment to plus...

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    Putting an Economic Value on Wetlands - Concepts, Methods and Considerations

    Canada's ecosystems and the biological diversity they support are natural assets which make significant contributions to the national economy. Functional ecosystems represent natural capital upon plus...

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    Canada-Ontario Agreement Respecting the Great Lakes Basin Ecosystem

    The Great Lakes are one of the world's most precious natural resources. The Great Lakes basin is home to some 40 million Canadians and Americans and is one of North America's most important regions plus...

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    Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement

    In 1972, Canada and the United States signed the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement (GLWQA) in recognition of the urgent need to improve environmental conditions in the Great Lakes. The 1972 GLWQA plus...

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    Biodiversity Conservation of the World's Lakes: A Preliminary Framework

    This report suggests a preliminary methodology for identifying lakes, out of approximately five million that exist worldwide, with the most significant biodiversity in order to maximize the value of plus...

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    The Marsh Monitoring Program: 1995 - 1999 Monitoring Great Lakes Wetlands and their Amphibian and Bird Inhabitants

    The report summarizes the progress of the Marsh Monitoring Program, how the Program fits with wetland conservation efforts, and presents preliminary findings on trends in marsh birds, amphibians and plus...

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    Great Lakes Marsh Monitoring Program

    The Marsh Monitoring Program is a binational, long-term monitoring program that coordinates the skills, interests and stewardship of hundreds of citizens across the Great Lakes basin to help plus...

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    Biodiversity Investment Areas: Coastal Wetland Ecosystems

    This project identifies areas of the Great Lakes shoreline that contain high quality faunal habitat that could be identified as Biodiversity Investment Areas (Holland and Reid 1996). In attempting to plus...

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    Wetland and Riparian Ecosystem Classification Project

    The ecological values ascribed to riparian and wetland areas are numerous. They are recognised as centres of high biodiversity, focal points of wildlife use, important for maintenance of water plus...

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    Sensitive Ecosystems Inventory

    The purpose of the Sensitive Ecosystems Inventory (SEI) project is to identify remnants of rare and fragile terrestrial ecosystems and to encourage land-use decisions that will ensure the continued plus...

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    The Process of Selecting a Wetland Assessment Procedure

    This resource lists the steps and provides brief guidance for selecting a function assessment procedure. A checklist is also provided for the user to follow and record decisions for each step. plus...

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    Standard Guide for Assessment of Wetland Functions

    The guide is intended to help wetland managers use existing assessment procedures more effectively during the decision-making process. While it was developed to assist in satisfying the requirements plus...

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    Ecological Integrity Assessment and Performance Measures for Wetland Mitigation

    This report outlines an approach to establish performance standards for wetlands mitigation using an adapted version of NatureServe's methodology for conducting ecological integrity assessments. plus...

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    California Rapid Assessment Method (CRAM) for Wetlands and Riparian Habitats

    CRAM was developed as a rapid, scientifically defensible, and repeatable assessment methodology that can be used routinely to assess and monitor the conditions of wetlands and riparian habitats. CRAM plus...

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    Species at Risk Act

    The Species at Risk Act (SARA) received Royal Assent on December 12, 2002, bringing to close a nine-year legislative process to protect Canada's species at risk and their critical habitat. The plus...

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    Invading Species Website and Hotline

    The Invading Species web site of the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) features species information on fish, fish parasites, forest pests, invertabrates and plants. It also provides plus...

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    Canadian Wetland Classification System

    The National Wetlands Working Group produced this Classification System to provide: an introduction to wetland hydrology: provides background on the hydrogeomorphic setting of plus...

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    Convention on Biological Diversity

    Biological diversity - or biodiversity - is the term given to the variety of life on Earth and the natural patterns it forms. The biodiversity we see today is the fruit of billions of years of plus...

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    Wetland Conservation Policy

    Wetland Policy for Prince Edward Island is intended to complement existing legislation, regulations and operational policies protecting wetlands. All wetlands in P.E.I. currently receive some plus...

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    Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

    The International Convention on Wetlands, signed in Ramsar, Iran, in 1971, provides the framework for national action and international cooperation for the conservation and wise use of wetlands and plus...

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    British Columbia's Watershed Atlas

    The Watershed Atlas depicts aquatic features in BC, including wetlands, on a 1:50,000 topographic map. The map is supported by a full topological spatial dataset that models the adjacency and plus...

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    National Atlas of Canada

    The Atlas of Canada website provides an interesting and comprehensive collection of of maps and related information about Canada. Type "wetland" into the keyword search on the right plus...

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    National Soil Database (NSDB)

    The National Soil Database (NSDB) is the set of digital (Arc Info) files that contain soil, landscape, and climatic data for all of Canada. It serves as the national archive for land resources plus...

  • Guide des milieux humides du Québec

    This Guide was developed to inform the public of where wetlands are in Quebec. Seventy-seven wetlands are identified, all of which are publicly accessible. Each site is described in terms the type of plus...

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    Comprehensive Review of Wetland Assessment Procedures

    Bartoldus, Candy C. 1999. A Comprehensive Review of Wetland Assessment Procedures: A Guide for Wetland Practitioners. Environmental Concern Inc. St. Michaels, MD. 196 p. This compendium of plus...

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    Peat and Peatland Resources in Southeastern Ontario

    This document provides a regional overview of peatland resources in southeastern Ontario. 759 peatlands greater than 100 ha in size that were identified in southeastern Ontario and assessed for their plus...

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    Distribution et Description des Tourbières de la Moyenne-et-Basse-Côte Nord

    This report describes the peatland resources of southeastern Quebec in terms of the peatland region, type, percent coverage, distribution and vegetation composition. The report is complete with plus...

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    Distribution of Wetlands in the St. Lawrence Plain

    This project mapped wetlands along the St. Lawrence River to establish a wetland monitoring program. Fifty-five classes of wetlands, most characterized by the dominant species, were identified. The plus...

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    Peat and Peatland Resources in Northeastern Ontario

    1500 peatlands greater than 100 ha in size were identified in northeastern Ontario and assessed for their potential as sources of material for conventional horticultural uses and non-conventional plus...

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    Prince Edward Island Wetland Inventory (2009)

    An update of the 2000 wetland inventory to identify missed or incorrectly classified wetlands. plus...

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    Nova Scotia Wetland Inventory

    In 2000, the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources (NSDNR) replaced the 1982 hardcopy 1:50,000 scale wetland inventory maps with a digital inventory based upon visual interpretation and plus...

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    Evaluation of Nova Scotia's Peatland Resources

    This report presents results of a five-year peatland inventory carried out to evaluate the potential of Nova Scotia?s peatland resource to support a fuel peat industry. It provides basic information plus...

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    Conservation Easement Valuation and Taxation in Canada

    This document reviews the nature and benefits of conservation easements, their legal authority and different appraisal approaches. Guidance is provided on: appraising the value of plus...

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    Canadian Legislation for Conservation Covenants, Easements and Servitudes

    This report reviews the potential, range and legislative status (as of 1995) of conservation covenants, easements and servitudes that can be used to promote wetland conservation in Canada. It plus...

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    Association of State Wetland Managers

    The Association for State Wetland Managers (ASWM) is an American, non-profit, membership-based organization that promotes the protection and restoration of wetland resources and related plus...

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    National Parks Act

    This Act authorizes the Minister of Canadian Heritage to acquire and manage lands as National Parks and marine areas as National Marine Conservation Areas. Ecological integrity is identified as the plus...

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    Canada Wildlife Act

    This Act authorizes the Minister of the Environment to conserve and manage wildlife including wild plants, animals and their habitat. The Act allows for the establishment of ?National Wildlife Areas? plus...

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    Canada Oceans Act

    This Act authorizes the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans to manage Canada?s estuarine, coastal and marine ecosystems. It allows for the establishment of Marine Protected Areas (MPA) that can be plus...

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    Migratory Birds Convention Act

    This Act implements the Cananda-US Convention for the protection of migratory birds. Together with its regulations, the Act: authorizes the establishment, control and management of plus...

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    Canadian Environmental Assessment Act

    The Canadian Environmental Assessment Act (CEAA) sets out the responsibilities and procedures for environmental assessment of projects involving the federal government. The Act applies to projects plus...

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    Fish Habitat Conservation and Protection - What the Law Requires

    Informs landowners of their obligations under the Fisheries Act and suggests how to fulfill them. Describes: what the law requires what landowners should plus...

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    Policy for the Management of Fish Habitat

    Guides the implementation of the habitat conservation and protection provisions of the Fisheries Act: describes the ?No-Net-Loss? principle to habitat conservation plus...

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    Fisheries Act

    Authorizes the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans to manage and protect Canada's fisheries and fish habitat: prevents damage or destruction of wetlands that contribute to a fishery plus...

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    Economic Valuation of Wetlands: A Guide for Policy Makers and Planners

    This book describes why and how to value the economic contributions of wetlands: explains the role of valuation in decision-making helps assess the net plus...

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    An Approach to Improving Decision Making in Wetland Restoration and Creation

    Kentula, M.E., R.P. Brooks, S.E. Gwin, C.C. Holland, A.D. Sherman, and J.C. Sifneos. 1993. An Approach to Improving Decision Making in Wetland Restoration and Creation. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. plus...

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    Wetland Mitigation in Canada: A Framework for Application

    This paper is part of a multiphase initiative, the Wetland Mitigation Project, that is designed to advance the state of wetland mitigation in Canada. The document sets out a series of principles plus...

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    Wetland Evaluation Technique

    The Wetland Evaluation Technique (WET) was designed primarily for the initial, rapid assessment of wetland functions and values. WET also assesses the suitability of wetland habitat for waterfowl and plus...

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    Evaluation for Planned Wetlands

    Bartoldus, Candy C., Edgar W. Garbisch and Mark L. Kraus. 1994. Evaluation for Planned Wetlands (EPW) - A Procedure for Assessing Wetland Functions and A Guide to Functional Design. Environmental plus...

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    Assessing Wetland Functions Using Hydrogeomorphic Classification

    The hydrogeomorphic (HGM) approach to functional assessment is used extensively in the United States. It: measures the net change in wetland functions on a local scale for single plus...

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    Province of Québec Regulation Respecting Wildlife Habitats

    This is Quebec's central statute for wetland protection. It provides for fines in the event of offences. This statute protects 11 designated wetland habitats for specific wildlife species on public plus...

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    Ontario Wetland Evaluation System

    The OWES is a science-based system that is used to evaluate and rank the relative value of wetlands. The ministry's OWES manuals are technical guidance documents that use scientific criteria to plus...

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    Wetlands and the Law in the Prairie Provinces of Canada

    Percy, D.R. 1993. Wetlands and the Law in the Prairie Provinces of Canada. Environmental Law Centre. Edmonton, AB. 128 p. This book reviews the federal and provincial law applicable to wetlands in plus...

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    Wetland Evaluation Guide

    This workbook helps decision-makers to consider wetland functions centrally in the project decision process by: identifying the benefits provided by a wetland plus...

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    Protecting British Columbia's Wetlands: A Citizen's Guide

    This book describes why wetlands are valuable and what laws do to protect wetlands in British Columbia. There are two parts: a primer on the formation and function of wetlands plus...

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    CSPMA Preservation and Reclamation Policy

    The Canadian Sphagnum Peat Moss Association’s Preservation and Reclamation Policy sets out procedures for opening a bog, harvesting a bog and closing a bog. It calls for the: plus...

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    Wetlands and Government: Policy and Legislation for Wetland Conservation in Canada

    laThis report describes Canada?s policy and legislative framework for wetland conservation. It summarizes: federal, provincial and industry wetland policies plus...

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    Ontario Provincial Policy Statement

    Section 2.1 of the Provincial Policy Statement (Natural Heritage Policies) protects natural heritage features and areas, including significant wetlands, from incompatible development. Development and plus...

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    Manitoba Water Policies

    The Manitoba Water Policies ensure the sustainable development of Manitoba's water resources, including wetlands. The seven objectives focus water quality, conservation, use and allocation, water plus...

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    Wetlands Environmental Assessment Guideline

    This guide should be followed when a proposed project is expected to affect wetlands of federal jurisdiction, or when a non-federal wetland may be affected by projects triggering an environmental plus...

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    Federal Policy on Wetland Conservation

    The Policy builds wetland conservation into the daily business of the federal government by working through existing programs and regulatory and decision mechanisms. The Policy: plus...

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    Federal Policy on Wetland Conservation: Implementation Guide

    The Implementation Guide helps federal land managers to meet their wetland obligations under the federal wetland policy. The Guide: explains the wording and intent of the Policy plus...