Report on the Progress of Recovery Strategy Implementation

Report on the Progress of Management Plan Implementation for the Yellow Lampmussel (Lampsilis cariosa) in Canada for the Period 2010-2015

The Yellow Lampmussel (Lampsilis cariosa) is a freshwater bivalve mollusc that was listed as Special Concern under the Species at Risk Act (SARA) in 2005. The general prohibitions of SARA, which protect individuals of the species and their residence, do not apply to species of Special Concern and there is no requirement to identify or protect critical habitat. The “Management Plan for the Yellow Lampmussel (Lampsilis cariosa) in Canada” was finalized and published on the Species at Risk Public Registry in 2010 (DFO 2010a).


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SARA Directorate
Department of Fisheries and Oceans
200 Kent St.
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0E6
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