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Recovery Strategy for the Mountain Holly Fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in Canada - 2016 [Proposed]

Species at Risk Act
Recovery Strategy Series
Adopted under Section 44 of SARA

Mountain Holly Fern

Photo of Cliff Paintbrush
Photo: © Kella Sadler

2016

Table of Contents - Part 1

Document Information

Part 1 - Federal Addition to the Recovery Strategy for the mountain holly fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in British Columbia, Québec, and Newfoundland and Labrador, prepared by Environment and Climate Change Canada.

List of Tables

List of Figures

Part 2 - Recovery Strategy for the mountain holly fern (Polystichum scopulinuma) in British Columbia, Québec, and Newfoundland and Labrador, prepared by the Mountain Holly Fern Advisory Committee for the British Columbia Ministry of Environment.


Document Information

Recovery Strategy for the Mountain Holly Fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in Canada - 2016 [Proposed]

Cover photo

Recommended citation:

Environment Canada. 2016. Recovery Strategy for the Mountain Holly Fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in Canada [Proposed]. Species at Risk Act Recovery Strategy Series. Environment and Climate Change Canada, Ottawa. 22 pp. + Annex.

For copies of the recovery strategy, or for additional information on species at risk, including the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) Status Reports, residence descriptions, action plans, and other related recovery documents, please visit the Species at Risk Public Registry.

Cover illustration: © Kella Sadler, Environment and Climate Change Canada

Également disponible en français sous le titre
« Programme de rétablissement du polystic des rochers (Polystichum scopulinum) au Canada [Proposition] »

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Recovery Strategy for the Mountain Holly Fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in Canada - 2016

Under the Accord for the Protection of Species at Risk (1996), the federal, provincial, and territorial governments agreed to work together on legislation, programs, and policies to protect wildlife species at risk throughout Canada.

In the spirit of cooperation of the Accord, the Government of British Columbia has given permission to the Government of Canada to adopt the Recovery Strategy for the mountain holly fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in British Columbia, Québec, and Newfoundland and Labrador (Part 2), under section 44 of the Species at Risk Act (SARA). Environment and Climate Change Canada has included a federal addition (Part 1) which completes the SARA requirements for this recovery strategy.

The federal recovery strategy for the Mountain Holly Fer in Canada consists of two parts:

Part 1 – Federal Addition to the Recovery Strategy for the mountain holly fern ( (Polystichum scopulinum) in British Columbia, Québec, and Newfoundland and Labrador prepared by Environment and Climate Change Canada.

Part 2 – Recovery Strategy for the mountain holly fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in British Columbia, Québec, and Newfoundland and Labrador, prepared by the Mountain Holly Fern Advisory Committee for the British Columbia Ministry of Environment.

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Introduction