Wildlife Area Regulations

Version of section 2 from 2006-03-22 to 2007-06-13:


 In these Regulations,

“Act”

“Act” means the Canada Wildlife Act; (Loi)

“adult”

“adult” means a person who is 18 years of age or over; (adulte)

“animal”

“animal” means any animal belonging to a species that is wild by nature or that is not easily distinguishable from such a species; (animal)

“bismuth shot”

“bismuth shot” means shotgun pellets consisting, by weight, of

  • (a) at least 96% bismuth,

  • (b) not more than 4% tin, and

  • (c) not more than 1% each of any other element; (grenaille de bismuth)

“child”

“child” means a person who is 12 years of age or under; (enfant)

“family”

“family”[Repealed, SOR/99-95, s. 1]

“firearm”

“firearm” means any barrelled weapon from which any shot, bullet or other missile can be discharged; (arme à feu)

“general interpretation services”

“general interpretation services”[Repealed, SOR/99-95, s. 1]

“hunt”

“hunt” means to chase, pursue, worry, follow after or on the trail of, stalk or lie in wait for the purpose of taking animals, and includes molesting, trapping, attempting to trap or shooting at animals, whether or not the animal is then or subsequently captured, killed or injured; (chasser)

“interpretation services”

“interpretation services” means an activity that involves the interpretation of wildlife and is carried out in the Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area; (services d’interprétation)

“lead jig”

“lead jig” means a weighted hook that is used for fishing and that contains more than one per cent by weight of lead; (turlutte en plomb)

“lead sinker”

“lead sinker” means an object that is used to sink a fishing line and that contains more than one per cent by weight of lead; (plomb)

“Minister”

“Minister”[Repealed, SOR/94-594, s. 4]

“non-toxic shot”

“non-toxic shot” means bismuth shot, steel shot, tin shot, tungsten-bronze-iron shot, tungsten-iron shot, tungsten-matrix shot, tungsten-nickel-iron shot or tungsten-polymer shot; (grenaille non toxique)

“permit”

“permit”[Repealed, SOR/94-594, s. 4]

“plant”

“plant” means any plant belonging to a species that is wild by nature or that is not easily distinguishable from such a species; (végétal)

“senior”

“senior” means a person who is 65 years of age or over; (aîné)

“special-activity interpretation services”

“special-activity interpretation services”[Repealed, SOR/99-95, s. 1]

“steel shot”

“steel shot” means shotgun pellets consisting, by weight, of

  • (a) at least 98% iron, and

  • (b) not more than 1% each of any other element; (grenaille d’acier)

“student”

“student” means a person who is 13 years of age or over but under 18 years of age, or a person who holds a valid student identification card from a recognized educational institution; (étudiant)

“tin shot”

“tin shot” means shotgun pellets consisting, by weight, of

  • (a) at least 98% tin, and

  • (b) not more than 1% each of any other element; (grenaille d’étain)

“tungsten-bronze-iron shot”

“tungsten-bronze-iron shot” means shotgun pellets consisting of, by weight,

  • (a) at least 50 per cent tungsten,

  • (b) at least 3 per cent tin,

  • (c) at least 0.5 per cent iron,

  • (d) not more than 45 per cent copper, and

  • (e) not more than 1 per cent each of any other element; (grenaille de tungstène-bronze-fer)

“tungsten-iron shot”

“tungsten-iron shot” means shotgun pellets consisting, by weight, of

  • (a) at least 45% iron,

  • (b) not more than 55% tungsten, and

  • (c) not more than 1% each of any other element; (grenaille de tungstène-fer)

“tungsten-matrix shot”

“tungsten-matrix shot” means shotgun pellets consisting, by weight, of

  • (a) at least 86% tungsten,

  • (b) not more than 5% nickel,

  • (c) not more than 3% iron,

  • (d) not more than 5% ethylene methacrylic acid copolymer, and

  • (e) not more than 1% each of any other element or compound; (grenaille à matrice de tungstène)

“tungsten-nickel-iron shot”

“tungsten-nickel-iron shot” means shotgun pellets consisting, by weight, of

  • (a) at least 50% tungsten,

  • (b) at least 15% iron,

  • (c) not more than 35% nickel, and

  • (d) not more than 1% each of any other element; (grenaille de tungstène-nickel-fer)

“tungsten-polymer shot”

“tungsten-polymer shot” means shotgun pellets consisting, by weight, of

  • (a) at least 93% tungsten,

  • (b) not more than 7% Nylon 6 or Nylon 11, and

  • (c) not more than 1% each of any other element or compound; (grenaille de tungstène-polymère)

“wildlife”

“wildlife”[Repealed, SOR/94-594, s. 4]

“wildlife area”

“wildlife area” means an area of public lands set out in Schedule I. (réserve d’espèces sauvages)

“wildlife area officer”

“wildlife area officer”[Repealed, SOR/94-594, s. 4]

  • SOR/78-408, s. 1;
  • SOR/78-466, s. 1(F);
  • SOR/85-227, s. 1;
  • SOR/94-594, ss. 4, 10;
  • SOR/95-78, s. 1;
  • SOR/96-442, s. 1;
  • SOR/97-439, s. 1;
  • SOR/99-95, s. 1;
  • SOR/2001-322, s. 1;
  • SOR/2003-226, s. 1;
  • SOR/2005-124, s. 1.