Species at risk legislation overhaul raises concerns

Environment Minister Peter Kent is planning an overhaul of the country’s Species-at-Risk Act and it has raised some concerns.

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Environment Minister Peter Kent is planning an overhaul of the country’s Species at Risk Act and it has raised some concerns.

Some worry there won’t be enough input from Aboriginal people and in particular Aboriginal women.

APTN National News reporter Tim Fontaine has this story.

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