Amendments to the Species at Risk in Ontario List

June 13, 2017 at 2:24 PM

Amendments to the Species at Risk in Ontario List
ONTARIO

Effective June 13, 2017 amendments will be made to Ontario Regulation 238/08. Changes to the SARO list include five new endangered species, one new threatened species, one new special concern species, and one species removed from the list. Three species will be up-listed from threatened to endangered, one species will be up-listed from special concern to threatened, two species will be down-listed from threatened to special concern and one will be down-listed from endangered to special concern.