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Recovery Potential Assessment for the American Eel (Anguilla rostrata) for eastern Canada: mitigation options

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2014-02, Recovery Potential Assessment for the American Eel (Anguilla rostrata) for eastern Canada: mitigation options: .

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This document addresses the Terms of Reference for the Recovery Potential Assessment associated with mitigation options for the threats to American Eel which were considered to be of medium or high level of concern. Mitigation options or alternatives to the activities are described and the contribution of these to recovery potential of American Eel are assessed. Commercial fisheries and threats associated with physical obstructions have clearly identifiable mitigation options and quantifiable potential for recovery. Habitat alteration threats can be managed with operational statements and mitigation options are defined in pathways of effects analyses for those activities not defined in operational statements. The threat of introduction [...]

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Document cited from online source as a downloadable PDF and used in the production of the 2015 NFHP Assessment. ScienceBase record created as more permanent resource.

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noteChaput, G., Cairns, D.K., Bastien-Daigle, S., LeBlanc, C., Robichaud, L., Turple, J., and Girard, C. 2014. Recovery Potential Assessment for the American Eel (Anguilla rostrata) for eastern Canada: mitigation options. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2013/133. v + 30 p.

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