Update August 20, 2014
The Species at Risk consultation period began for the OUTER BAY OF FUNDY SALMON on Aug. 1.
Below are the most important documents prepared by government officials for the consultation phase - the RECOVERY POTENTIAL ASSESSMENT, and the SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS document. Both can be downloaded as pdfs.
This population segment, that includes salmon returning to rivers from the Saint John to the St. Croix (inclusive) was assessed by COSEWIC as endangered. Now under SARA comes the process for considering a listing as endangered.
The basic listing page is at:
Further details are available at:
There will not be public meetings. If readers wish to provide comment, it must be between 1 Aug. 2014 and 31 Oct. 2014.