Cabinet rejects request for an emergency order for endangered killer whales

Last week the Canadian federal government announced its refusal to issue an emergency order to protect endangered Southern Resident killer whales under the Species at Risk Act, despite the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans’ recommendation to do so. Raincoast Conservation and our partners, David Suzuki Foundation, Georgia Strait Alliance, Natural…

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https://www.raincoast.org/2018/11/cabinet-rejects-request-for-an-emergency-order-for-endangered-killer-whales/