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Order Acknowledging Receipt of the Assessments Done Pursuant to Subsection 23(1) of the Act



Registration 2010-06-09

Order Acknowledging Receipt of the Assessments Done Pursuant to Subsection 23(1) of the Act

P.C. 2010-681 2010-05-27

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of the Environment, hereby acknowledges receipt, on the making of this Order, of the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada’s (COSEWIC) assessments under subsection 23(1) of the Species at Risk ActFootnote a with respect to the species set out in the annexed schedule.


Extirpated Species

  • Plants
    • Lupine, Oregon (Lupinus oreganus)

      Lupin d’Orégon

Endangered Species

  • Mammals
    • Caribou, Peary (Rangifer tarandus pearyi)

      Caribou de Peary

  • Birds
    • Grebe, Horned (Podiceps auritus) Magdalen Islands population

      Grèbe esclavon population des îles de la Madeleine

  • Arthropods
    • Moth, Edwards’ Beach (Anarta edwardsii)

      Noctuelle d’Edwards

    • Tiger Beetle, Cobblestone (Cicindela marginipennis)

      Cicindèle des galets

  • Plants
    • Buttercup, California (Ranunculus californicus)

      Renoncule de Californie

    • Spike-rush, Bent (Eleocharis geniculata) Great Lakes Plains population

      Éléocharide géniculée population des plaines des Grands Lacs

    • Spike-rush, Bent (Eleocharis geniculata) Southern Mountain population

      Éléocharide géniculée population des montagnes du Sud

Threatened Species

  • Birds
    • Whip-poor-will (Caprimulgus vociferus)

      Engoulevent bois-pourri

  • Plants
    • Desert-parsley, Gray’s (Lomatium grayi)

      Lomatium de Gray

    • Popcornflower, Slender (Plagiobothrys tenellus)

      Plagiobothryde délicate

  • Mosses
    • Bryum, Porsild’s (Mielichhoferia macrocarpa)

      Bryum de Porsild

Species of Special Concern

  • Mammals
    • Caribou, Barren-ground (Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus) Dolphin and Union population

      Caribou de la toundra population Dolphin-et-Union

  • Birds
    • Pigeon, Band-tailed (Patagioenas fasciata)

      Pigeon à queue barrée

  • Reptiles
    • Turtle, Snapping (Chelydra serpentina)

      Tortue serpentine

  • Arthropods
    • Snaketail, Pygmy (Ophiogomphus howei)

      Ophiogomphe de Howe

  • Plants
    • Aster, White-top (Sericocarpus rigidus)

      Aster rigide

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