Final Report of the National Advisory Panel on Marine Protected Area Standards

Submitted to the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard

Final Report of the National Advisory Panel on Marine Protected Area Standards

Final Report of the National Advisory Panel on Marine Protected Area Standards (PDF, 2.36 MB)

September 26, 2018

Rémi Bujold and Mary Simon,
Panel Co-Chairs

David Anderson
Darcy Dobell
Tom Hayes
Marc Léger
Maureen Thomas

Table of Contents

Appendix 1: List of intervenors and written submissions

To view submissions, view Submissions to the National Advisory Panel on Marine Protected Area Standards.

Name Organization Location Date
Pédrot, Claire Agence Mamu Innu Kaikusseht (AMIK) online online
Arey, Dennis Aklavik Hunters and Trappers Committee Inuvik, NT June 2018
Gaudet, Twila Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs (ANSMC) and the Kwilmu’kw Maw-klusuaqn Negotiation Office (KMKNO) - Joint online online
Jones, Christopher L. Association of Eastern Shore Communities Protecting Environment and Historic Access online online
Paul, Ken Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat Ottawa, ON July 2018
Sutton, Stephen Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) online online
Lewis-Manning, Robert BC Chamber of Shipping Vancouver, BC April 2018
Burridge, Christina BC Seafood Alliance Vancouver, BC April 2018
Winterburn, Darlene BC Shellfish Growers Association Vancouver, BC April 2018
Watson-Smith, Wendy Board of the Association for the Preservation of the Eastern Shore/Nova Scotia online online
Edwards, Dan British Columbia Area A Crab Association online online
McIsaac, Jim British Columbia Commercial Fishing Caucus (CFC) online online
Tessier, Scott
Burley, Dave
Canada – Newfoundland Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) St-John's, NL May 2018
Kennedy, Tim Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance (CAIA) online online
Barnes, Paul Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) St-John's, NL May 2018
Barnes, Paul Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) online online
Lemieux, Chris
Perron, Jacques
Canadian Council on Ecological Areas Ottawa, ON July 2018
Turris, Bruce Canadian Groundfish Research and Conservation Society Vancouver, BC April 2018
Barron, Alexandra Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) Vancouver, BC April 2018
Jessen, Sabine Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) Ottawa, ON July 2018
Jessen, Sabine
Jameson, Ross
Clowater, Roberta
Borland, Megan
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) online online
Clowater, Roberta Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) - New Brunswick Moncton, NB May 2018
Guy, Brodie Coast Funds online online
Lafontaine, Bernard Conseil des Innu de Ekuanitshit Mont-Joli, QC July 2018
Piétacho, Jean-Charles Conseil des Innu de Ekuanitshit online online
Abbott, Matthew Conservation Council of New Brunswick (CCNB) online online
Rigg, Catherine Council of the Haida Nation Vancouver, BC April 2018
Metaxas, Anna Dalhousie University Ottawa, ON July 2018
Worm, Boris Dalhousie University, Department of Biology Moncton, NB May 2018
Wareham, Bill
Wright, Kim
David Suzuki Foundation Vancouver, BC April 2018
Wright, Kim Sander
Wallace, Scott
David Suzuki Foundation Ottawa, ON July 2018
Connors, Peter Eastern Shore Fisherman's Protective Association (ESFPA) Moncton, NB May 2018
Connors, Peter Eastern Shore Fisherman's Protective Association (ESFPA) online online
Ryder-Burbidge, Simon Ecology Action Centre online online
Jensen, Olaf Environment and Climate Change Canada Ottawa, ON March 2018
Landry, Martine Environment and Climate Change Canada Ottawa, ON July 2018
Parnell, Ian Environment and Climate Change Canada Vancouver, BC April 2018
Allard, Karel
Donaldson, Garry
Environment and Climate Change Canada -Canadian Wildlife Service Moncton, NB May 2018
Pirie, Lisa Environment and Climate Change Canada -Canadian Wildlife Service Iqaluit, NU June 2018
Lanteigne, Jean Fédération régionale acadienne des pêcheurs professionnels (FRAPP) Moncton, NB May 2018
Sullivan, Keith Fish, Food & Allied Workers (FFAW) Unifor online online
Chute, Christie Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ottawa, ON March 2018
Ladell, Kate Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ottawa, ON March 2018
MacDonald, Jeff Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ottawa, ON July 2018
Morel, Philippe Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ottawa, ON March 2018
Schram, Catherine Fisheries and Oceans Canada Ottawa, ON July 2018

Ibey, Hilary

Hammond, Blair

Dyck, Paul

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Environment and Climate Change Canada

Parks Canada Agency

Vancouver, BC April 2018
Hébert, Alain Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Gulf Region Moncton, NB May 2018
Westhead, Maxine Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Maritimes Region Moncton, NB May 2018
Bieger, Tilman Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region St-John's, NL May 2018
Payne, Brigid Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Pacific Region Vancouver, BC April 2018
Lagacé, Anne
Bouchard, Nicole
Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec region Mont-Joli, QC July 2018
Ming, Debbie Fisheries and Oceans, Central and Arctic Region Inuvik, NT May 2018
Ming, Debbie Fisheries and Oceans, Central and Arctic Region Iqaluit, NU June 2018
Lansbergen, Paul Fisheries Council of Canada Ottawa, ON July 2018
Decker David
Carruthers, Erin
Rumbolt, Alton
Food, Fish and Allied Workers Union (FFAW-UNIFOR) St-John's, NL May 2018
Recchia, Maria Fundy North Fishermen's Association; Fundy Weir Fishermen’s Association Moncton, NB May 2018
Watkinson, Bruce Gitxaala First Nation Vancouver, BC April 2018
Short, Charlie Government of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development Vancouver, BC April 2018
Bouchard, Hélène Government of New Brunswick, Department of Intergovernmental Affairs online online

LaBelle, Joseph

Brewer-Dalton, Kathy

Government of New Brunswick, Strategic Planning and Intergovernmental Affairs, Energy And Resources Development

Government of New Brunswick, Fisheries and Aquaculture - Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries

Moncton, NB May 2018
Snowshoe, Norman Government of Northwest Territories, Environmental and Natural Resources Inuvik, NT May 2018
Diamond, Perry Government of Yukon, Department of Energy, Mines and Resources Yukon Government Inuvik, NT May 2018
Chapman, Bruce Groundfish Enterprise Allocation Council Ottawa, ON July 2018
LeBlanc, Leonard Gulf of Nova Scotia Fishermen's Coalition /
Gulf of Nova Scotia Fleet Planning Board
Moncton, NB May 2018
Enns, Eli Indigenous Circle of Experts Vancouver, BC April 2018
Carr, Mark Institute of Marine Sciences, UC Santa Cruz Vancouver, BC April 2018
Woodley, Stephen International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Ottawa, ON July 2018
Woodley, Stephen International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Ottawa, ON March 2018
Eegeesiak, Okalik Inuit Circumpolar Council Iqaluit, NU June 2018
Lennie, Hans Inuvialuit Game Council (IGC) Inuvik, NT June 2018
Smith, Duane Ningaqsiq
Ruben, Lawrence
Inuvialuit Game Council (IGC) and Inuvialuit Regional Corporation (IRC) online online
Simpson, Bob
Parrott, Jenn
Inuvialuit Regional Corporation (IRC) Inuvik, NT June 2018
Inglangasuk, Gerald Inuvialuit Settlement Region (ISR), Fisheries Joint Management Committee Inuvik, NT June 2018
Ashevak, Joe Kitikmeot Regional Wildlife Board Iqaluit, NU June 2018
Dragon, Frank Maa-nulth First Nations Vancouver, BC April 2018
Buen, Almira Makivik Corporation online online
McNeely, Joshua Maritime Aboriginal Peoples Council Moncton, NB May 2018
Mallet, Martin Maritime Fishermen’s Union (MFU) Moncton, NB May 2018
Nicholas, Hubert Membertou First Nation Moncton, NB May 2018
Devillers, Rodolphe Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) online online
Devillers, Rodolphe Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN), Department of Geography St-John's, NL May 2018
Snelgrove, Paul Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN), Department of Ocean Sciences St-John's, NL May 2018
Montevecchi, William .A. Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN), University Research Professor St-John's, NL May 2018
Ward, Devin Mi’gmawe’l Tpu’taqnn Incorporated (MTI) Moncton, NB May 2018
St-George, Mario Mi’gmawei Mawiomi Secretariat Mont-Joli, QC July 2018
Keating, Jim Nalcor Energy St-John's, NL May 2018
Smith, Dallas W. Nanwakolas Council Vancouver, BC April 2018
Gardiner, Timothy
Newman, Candace
Natural Resources Canada Ottawa, ON July 2018
Bamford, Tim New Zealand Government, Department of Conservation Ottawa, ON March 2018
Johnson, Charlene Newfoundland and Labrador Oil and Gas Industries Association (NOIA) St-John's, NL May 2018
Johnson, Charlene Newfoundland and Labrador Oil and Gas Industries Association (NOIA) online online
Laing, Rodd Nunatsiavut Government St-John's, NL May 2018
Oliver, Stan
Coombs, Robert
NunatuKavut Community Council St-John's, NL May 2018
Ward, Jerry Nunavut Fisheries Association (NFA) Iqaluit, NU June 2018
Kotierk, Aluki Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated Iqaluit, NU June 2018
Hoffman, Jordan Nunavut Wildlife Management Board Iqaluit, NU June 2018
Angel, Eric Nuu Chah Nulth Tribal Council Vancouver, BC April 2018
D’Entremont, Alain O’Neil Fisheries Limited / Scotia Harvest Inc. Moncton, NB May 2018
Laughren, Josh Oceana Canada online online
Fuller, Susanna D. Oceans North Canada Moncton, NB May 2018
Fuller, Susanna D. Oceans North Canada online online
McNamee, Kevin Parks Canada Agency Ottawa, ON March 2018
Thorpe, Hilary Parks Canada Agency, Gwaii Haanas National Marine Conservation Area and Haida Heritage Site Vancouver, BC April 2018
Jonart, Laurent Parks Canada Agency, Tallurutiup Imanga National Marine Conservation Area Iqaluit, NU June 2018
Illasiak, Jody Paulatuk Hunters and Trappers Committee Inuvik, NT May 2018
MacPherson, Ian Prince Edward Island Fishermen’s Association (PEIFA) Moncton, NB May 2018
Ball, Dwight (Premier) Province of Newfoundland and Labrador St-John's, NL May 2018
Ball, Dwight (Premier) Province of Newfoundland and Labrador online online
Coadie, Siobhan (Minister) Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Department of Fisheries and Land Resources St-John's, NL May 2018
Byrne, Gerry (Minister) Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Department of Natural Resources St-John's, NL May 2018
McNeil, Stephen (Premier) Province of Nova Scotia Moncton, NB May 2018
Henderson, Robert (Minister) Province of Prince Edward Island (PEI) Department of Agriculture and Fisheries online online
Côté, Jean Regroupement des pêcheurs professionnels du sud de la Gaspésie online online
Greenland-Smith, Simon SeaBlue Canada online online
Cox, Sean Simon Fraser University, School of Resource and Environmental Management Vancouver, BC April 2018
Allaby, Eric Southwest Fundy Progressive Protection Council online online
Kelly, Mike Sport Fishing Advisory Board, Tides and Tales Sport Fishing / Codfather Charters Vancouver, BC April 2018
Couture, John Unama’ki Institute of Natural Resources Moncton, NB May 2018
Pelletier, Émilien Université du Québec à Rimouski Mont-Joli, QC July 2018
Sumaila, Rashid University of British Columbia, Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries, Fisheries Economic Research Unit Vancouver, BC April 2018
Ban, Natalie University of Victoria, School of Environmental Studies Vancouver, BC April 2018
Lloyd-Smith, Georgia West Coast Environmental Law Vancouver, BC April 2018
Nowlan, Linda West Coast Environmental Law Ottawa, ON July 2018
Curry, Colin Wolastoqey Nation in New Brunswick Moncton, NB May 2018
Crowley, Paul World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Ottawa, ON July 2018
Brueckner-Irwin, Irene   online online
Finlay-de Monchy, Marike   online online
Porta, Louie   Moncton, NB May 2018
Reddin, Tony
Copleston, Marion
  online online
Traversy, Karen   online online

Appendix 2: Terms of reference for the National Advisory Panel on MPA Standards

Terms of Reference for the National Advisory Panel on MPA Standards.

Appendix 3: Panel members

Members of the National Advisory Panel on Marine Protected Area Standards.

Appendix 4: Glossary and acronyms

DFO
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
ECCC
Environment and Climate Change Canada
IPA

Indigenous Protected Area

Lands and waters where Indigenous governments have the primary role in protecting and conserving ecosystems through Indigenous laws, governance and knowledge systems.

IUCN
International Union for the Conservation of Nature
MPA

Marine Protected Area

A clearly defined geographical space, recognized, dedicated, and managed, through legal or other effective means, to achieve the long-term conservation of nature with associated ecosystem services and cultural values.

OECM

Other Effective Area-Based Conservation Measure

A geographically defined area other than a Protected Area, which is governed and managed in ways that achieve positive and sustained long-term outcomes for the in situ conservation of biodiversity with associated ecosystem functions and services and, where applicable, cultural, spiritual, socioeconomic and other locally relevant values.

PC
Parks Canada
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