Species at risk

Species at Risk in Ontario list

The official list of endangered, threatened, special concern and extirpated animals and plants in Ontario, including their status.

Grants for protecting species at risk

How to get money to help protect and recover plants and animals that are in danger of disappearing in Ontario. This includes the Species at Risk Stewardship Fund.

Comment on protecting species at risk

How to give your input on draft documents related to protecting animals and plants in danger or at risk of disappearing from Ontario.

Guides and resources

Standards, guidelines, reference materials and technical resources related to the Endangered Species Act and its regulations.

Permits and authorizations

How to register an activity, get a permit or other authorization to conduct an activity that could impact an endangered or threatened plant or animal or its habitat.

Overall benefit permits

How to get an overall benefit permit for an activity that could impact an endangered or threatened plant or animal or its habitat.