E-12.01, r. 2 - Regulation respecting threatened or vulnerable wildlife species and their habitats

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1. The following species are designated as threatened wildlife species:
(1)  among fish,
(a)  the copper redhorse (Moxostoma hubbsi);
(b)  the Eastern sand darter (Ammocrypta pellucida);
(c)  the Northern brook lamprey (Ichthyomyzon fossor);
(2)  among amphibians, the mountain dusky salamander (Desmognathus ochrophaeus);
(3)  among turtles,
(a)  the Eastern spiny softshell (Apalone spinifera);
(b)  the Blanding’s turtle (Emys blandingii);
(c)  the common musk turtle (Sternotherus odoratus);
(d)  the leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea);
(4)  among birds,
(a)  the horned grebe (Podiceps auritus); the habitat of the horned grebe corresponds to “a territory consisting of lakes, ponds, marshes, bodies of brackish water or floodplains used for nesting, feeding, moulting or raising the young, as demarcated on a chart prepared by the Minister”;
(b)  the cerulean warbler (Dendroica cerulea);
(c)  the red-headed woodpecker (Melanerpes erythro-cephalus);
(d)  the loggerhead shrike (Lanius ludovicianus);
(e)  the piping plover (Charadrius melodus); the habitat of the piping plover corresponds to “a territory consisting of beaches, sand flats or coastal dunes covered with gravel, pebbles, stones, shell fragments, algae or any other natural substratum used for nesting, feeding or raising the young, as demarcated on a chart prepared by the Minister”;
(f)  the yellow rail (Coturnicops noveboracensis);
(g)  the Caspian tern (Sterna caspia);
(h)  the roseate tern (Sterna dougallii); the habitat of the roseate tern corresponds to “a territory consisting of wholly or partly vegetated islands, present in the lagoons or bays of the Magdalen Islands, used for nesting or raising the young, as demarcated on a chart prepared by the Minister”;
(5)  among mammals,
(a)  the beluga, St. Lawrence population (Delphin-apterus leucas);
(b)  the wolverine (Gulo gulo);
(c)  the woodland caribou, mountain ecotype, Gaspésie population (Rangifer tarandus caribou); the habitat of the woodland caribou, mountain ecotype, Gaspésie population, corresponds to “a territory consisting of alpine and subalpine environments used by caribou for calving, breeding, feeding or migrating, as demarcated on a chart prepared by the Minister”;
(6)  among insects, the Maritime ringlet butterfly (Coenonympha nipisiquit).
O.C. 1006-2009, s. 1.