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Entire Network of Protected Areas
Akpait National Wildlife Area, Photo: Garry Donaldson © Environment Canada, 2014.
Entire Network of Protected Areas
National Wildlife Areas
Arctic Fox Pup, Photo: Credence Wood © Environment Canada, 2014.
National Wildlife Areas (NWA)
Migratory Bird Sanctuaries
King Eider, Photo: Dana Kellett © Environment Canada, 2014.
Migratory Bird Sanctuaries (MBS)

News and Notifications

Sand Pond NWA
Photo: Colin MacKinnon © Environment Canada
Sand Pond NWA

60-day public consultation period on Sand Pond National Wildlife Area Management Plan (ends February 14, 2015).

Vaseux Lake MBS
Photo: Steve Cannings © Environment Cananda
Vaseux Lake MBS, B.C.

New Migratory Bird Sanctuaries web pages for British Columbia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Prince Edward Island.

Portage Island NWA
Photo: Colin MacKinnon © Environment Canada
Portage Island NWA

60-day public consultation period on Portage Island National Wildlife Area Management Plan (ends January 19, 2015).

Mississippi Lake NWA
Photo: © Environment Canada
Mississippi Lake NWA

60-day public consultation period on Mississippi Lake National Wildlife Area Management Plan (ends January 19, 2015).

Eleanor Island NWA
Photo: © Environment Canada
Eleanor Island NWA

A management plan for Eleanor Island National Wildlife Area is now available online. Eleanor Island National Wildlife Area is one of ten National Wildlife Areas in the Ontario.

Nisutlin River Delta NWA
Photo: © Environment Canada
Nisutlin River Delta NWA

A management plan for Nisutlin River Delta National Wildlife Area is now available online. Nisutlin River Delta National Wildlife Area is the only National Wildlife Area in the Yukon.

Sea Wolf Island NWA
Photo: © Environment Canada
Sea Wolf Island NWA

A Sea Wolf National Wildlife Area management plan is now available online. Sea Wolf National Wildlife Area is one of six National Wildlife Areas in Nova Scotia.

Boot Island NWA
Photo: Colin MacKinnon © Environment Canada
Boot Island NWA

A management plan for Boot Island National Wildlife Area is now available online. Boot Island National Wildlife Area is one of six National Wildlife Areas in Nova Scotia.

© Environment Canada, 2014.

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