Changes to Canada’s Fisheries Act

The Fisheries Act (Canada) is undergoing changes that will have an impact on the regulation of Canada’s fish habitats and waterways. An initial set of amendments came into force on July 18th 2012, with additional signifiicant changes set to be implemented at date yet to be set. Click here to read a paper by Scott Harcus of our Environmental Practice Group which gives an overview of the current and prospective changes to the Act.