These regions match the jurisdictions of Fisheries and Oceans Canada. To see the boundaries of each region, click here.
Some species are already protected under the Species at Risk Act (SARA) while some are under consideration for addition to the Act. You can find out a species' status by checking the blue box at the top of each species profile.
This is not an exhaustive list of aquatic species at risk. Please check back regularly for new species profiles.